Nellie Herd, 84 passed away Thursday, May 14, 2015 in Lubbock. Services for Mrs. Herd will be 2:00 pm Monday, May 18, 2015 at Broadway Funeral Chapel with Pastor Jesse Gilham officiating. Burial will follow at City of Lubbock Cemetery under the direction of Broadway Funeral Directors . Family will receive friends form 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm tonight at Broadway Funeral Directors.
Nellie was born October 11, 1930 in Idalou to MacDee & Glessie McKinney. She was married to Avril Watson until his death on October 17, 1965. She married Roy Herd on January 17, 1969 and he later passed away on April 1, 1989. Nellie loved her family and enjoyed spending time with her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by five daughters, Sharron Wampler and husband Cecil, Bobbie Swain & Husband Edward, Pam Matthews & husband Edward, Tammy Enos & husband Scott, Sonya Mitchell all of Lubbock; one step son, DeWayne Herd of Bastrop; two brothers, Guston Kimbrell, Garland Kimbrell both of Lubbock; one sister, Lillian Baze of Idalou; ten grandchildren; fifteen great grandchildren; three great great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by one daughter, Barbara Watson; two brothers, Deward Kimbrell, John Gregorcyk; three sisters, Donalita Ashby, Wanda Kimbrell, Gene Hamilton.