Nelwyn J. (Myers) Lack

August 2, 1938 ~ January 4, 2021 (age 82)

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Bridgeport ~ Nelwyn Juanez Myers Lack, 82, of Bridgeport went to be with our Lord on Monday, January 4, 2021 in Decatur.

Funeral Services for Richard Elwin Lack, 84, and Nelwyn Lack, 82 of Bridgeport, will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Hawkins Funeral Home Chapel in Bridgeport with burial in Poe Prairie Cemetery in Millsap, Texas. Family will receive friends 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at Hawkins Chapel in Bridgeport.

Nelwyn was born on August 2, 1938 to Stephen Grady and Stella Louise (Matheson) Myers in Grand Saline, Texas. She married the love of her life, Richard Elwin Lack, on June 3, 1955 in Millsap, they were together 65 years 7 months and 1 day, until her passing. She was a retired grocery store clerk. Nelwyn was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and sister she will be missed by all that knew and loved her. Richard Elwin Lack, 84, of Bridgeport went to be with our Lord and joined his wife in eternal rest on Saturday, January 16, 2021.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son, Richard E. Lack, Jr.; her brother, Bill Myers; and her sister, Bobbie Warsham.

Those left behind to cherish her memory are her 4 daughters, Cathy Cole and husband William of Bridgeport, Stella Green and husband Jeff of Bridgeport, Tammy Prock of Aubrey, and Roseanna Heard and husband Wade Rasberry of Bridgeport; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; her sister Beth Brannon of Santo; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family members and a host of friends.


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January 20, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Hawkins Funeral Home

Bridgeport, Texas 76426

Funeral Service
January 21, 2021

10:30 AM
Hawkins Funeral Home

Bridgeport, Texas 76426

Interment following funeral service
January 21, 2021

Poe Prairie Cemetery
Poe Prairie Road
Millsap, TX 76066

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