OBITUARY

Cheryl Pruett Nelson

October 23, 1949March 10, 2018
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Cheryl Louise Pruett Nelson, age 68, died at home in Mansfield, TX on March 10, 2018.

Born on October 23, 1949 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she lived in St Louis, Oklahoma City, Ft Worth, Dallas, Arlington and Euless; she made her home and family in Mansfield, TX. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University, with a degree in economics. She worked for Dwight’s Energy Data, BJ-Hughes, GE, and General Dynamics/Lockheed-Martin until retiring in 2015 to travel and explore this wonderful world with which the Lord has blessed us.

Cheryl was a member of First Methodist Mansfield, and enjoyed her Bible study classes, and the love shared with each and every member of the Fusion Class.

Survivors include husband and travel partner Steve Nelson; daughter Jenne Nelson of Austin, TX and son Alex Nelson of Addison, TX; brother Jay Pruett of Tulsa OK; nephews Charlie Pruett and Jason Pruett of Dallas, TX and cousin Judy Butler of Carrollton, Georgia. Cheryl was preceded in death by her parents, Jeter and Maple Pruett of Ft Worth, TX, and her loving puppies, Chloe and Jack.

A visitation for Cheryl will be held Friday, March 16, 2018 from 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Moore Funeral Home. A funeral service will occur Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM at Frist United Methodist of Mansfield, 777 N. Walnut Creek Drive, Mansfield, Texas. A graveside service will occur Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Moore Memorial Garden, 1219 North Davis Drive, Arlington, Texas.

Memorial contributions are welcome and encouraged to Susan G. Komen, or any other cancer-fighting organization of choice, to help rid us of this killer of dreams.

  • FAMILY

  • Survivors include husband and travel partner Steve Nelson; daughter Jenne Nelson of Austin, TX and son Alex Nelson of Addison, TX; brother Jay Pruett of Tulsa OK; nephews Charlie Pruett and Jason Pruett of Dallas, TX and cousin Judy Butler of Carrollton, Georgia. Cheryl was preceded in death by her parents, Jeter and Maple Pruett of Ft Worth, TX, and her loving puppies, Chloe and Jack.

Services

  • Visitation Friday, March 16, 2018
  • Funeral Service Saturday, March 17, 2018
  • Graveside Service Saturday, March 17, 2018
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Rich & Paula Crossman

March 22, 2018

Steve,
Our deepest sympathy on your loss of Cheryl. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Rich and Paula Crossman

Roger Kendrick

March 14, 2018

So very sorry for your loss Steve. May you and your family find comfort in the knowledge that our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ has her wrapped in His arms, just like he is wrapping you and the surviving family as well. Lean on Him and feel His embrace. God Bless you and family.

Lisa Rein

March 13, 2018

I will hold my memories of Cheryl in my heart forever. She was kind, caring, intelligent, thoughtful and devoted to her family. She handled her death with the same grace that she handled her life. It is an honor and a privilege to have known her. I will miss her terribly.

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Cheryl, Steve, Jack and Chloe 2016

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Biography

Cheryl Louise Pruett Nelson, age 68. Born on October 23, 1949 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, she lived in St Louis, Oklahoma City, Ft Worth, Dallas, Arlington and Euless; she made her home and family in Mansfield, TX. She graduated from Stephen F. Austin State University, with a degree in economics. She worked for Dwight’s Energy Data, BJ-Hughes, GE, and General Dynamics/Lockheed-Martin until retiring in 2015 to travel and explore this wonderful world with which the Lord has blessed us.

Cheryl was a member of First Methodist Mansfield, and enjoyed her Bible study classes, and the love shared with each and every member of the Fusion Class.