J.W. Nevels, Sr.
March 13, 1925 - June 2, 2017
Mr. J.W. Nevels, died Friday June 2, 2017 at Vicksburg Convalescent Home. He was 92 years old. Mr. Nevels was a life long resident of Vicksburg. Prior to being a farmer the last 15 years, he was a carpenter at Magnolia Manufactured Housing and also worked as a carpenter at Grand Gulf Nuclear Power Plant. He was preceded in death by his parents Lloyd and Katie Nevels, a son, a daughter, and five brothers, and two sister. He is survived by his wife Virgie Nevels, five sons, Jimmy Nevels(Gail),Richard Nevels(Marie), Jerry Nevels(Sue), Larry Nevels(Paula) and Gary Nevels, two daughters, Barbara Nevels Acuff(Jimmy), and Lucinda Nevels Emirick, four step children, Jim Horn, James Horn, Alton Miller, and Shallar Miller. He is also survived by two brothers Warren Nevels, and Leon Nevels, 23 Grandchildren, 33 Great-Grandchildren, Numerous Great- Great Grand children. Visitation will be from 9:00a.m. to 11:00a.m. Tuesday June 6, 2017 at Glenwood Funeral Home with services in the chapel at 11:00a.m.. Rev. Gene Jacks will be officiating. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Gardens Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Nevels,Jr., Ricky Nevels, Shallar Miller, James Horn, Jamie Acuff, Tommy Miles, and Michael Paul Sanderford.