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Nellie Vickery

Tuesday, February 25, 2003

Nellie Kemp Vickery, 71, of Cherokee Village, formerly of Lepanto, died Feb. 14, 2003, at her home.

Born Feb. 19, 1931, at Oil Trough, she was a former member of Etowah Pentecostal Church of God.

Survivors include her husband, Clyde Vickery; three daughters -- Sharon Herman of Lepanto, Deborah Simons of West Ridge, and Susan Morris of Cherokee Village; three sons -- Danny Kemp of Cherry Valley, Dennis Kemp of Oxford, and David Vickery of Cherokee Village; a sister, Linda Bezzard of Caraway; three brothers -- L.C. Pilgrim of Lepanto, Howard Pilgrim of Birmingham, Ala., and Roland "Bob" Pilgrim of Lepanto.

She was preceded in death by her first husband, Carl Buster Kemp, and a brother, J.D. Pilgrim.

The funeral was Feb. 18 at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel in Lepanto with G.W. Allison officiating. Burial was in Potter Cemetery.

Arrangements were by Murphy Funeral Homes Inc. of Lepanto.