Mary L. Nevels, 94, of Wilmington, Ohio died 7:30 AM, Monday, October 8, 2012 at Wilmington Nursing & Rehabilitation Residence. Her husband, Andrew Nevels Sr., preceded her in death June 9, 1991. They were married March 21, 1934. Mrs. Nevels was born October 9, 1917 in Alabama, daughter of the late Mary Frances Edwards. She and her husband moved to Wilmington May 6, 1952. She was a member of Quinn Chapel A.M.E. and the N.A.A.C.P.
Mrs. Nevels is survived by five sons, Alfonso (Ruby) Nevels of University Heights, Ohio, Eddie (Betty Jane) Nevels of Wilmington, Ohio, Samuel (Judy) Nevels of Wilmington, Ohio, Lee Nevels of Wilmington, Ohio, and Daniel (Veronica) Nevels of Clayton, Ohio; a daughter, Virginia (Clifford) Kilgore of Wilmington, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren. In addition to her husband and mother, a son, Andrew Nevels Jr., a daughter, Mary Ella Fitzgerald, a brother, James Norfleet, and one grandchild, are preceded in death.
Funeral services will be 1:00 PM, Thursday, October 11, 2012 at Quinn Chapel A.M.E., 50 N. Lincoln Street, Wilmington, Ohio. Burial will be in Sugar Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM, Thursday, October 11, 2012 at Quinn Chapel A.M.E.