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In Memory of

Nellie Ruth Sprinkle

January 11, 1921 - September 15, 2016

Obituary


Nellie Ruth Holland Sprinkle, 95, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Graveside services will be 2:30p.m., Monday September 19, 2016 in Elmwood Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St. Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 3:00p.m. to 5:30p.m. at the funeral home.
Nellie was born in Amarillo, TX on January 11, 1921 to Sid and Berta Holland, the second of six children. She graduated from Childress High School in 1938 and married Olif O. Sprinkle on June 26, 1942 in Childress, TX....

Nellie Ruth Holland Sprinkle, 95, went home to be with her Lord on Thursday, September 15, 2016. Graveside services will be 2:30p.m., Monday September 19, 2016 in Elmwood Memorial Park Cemetery under the direction of Elliott-Hamil Funeral Home, 542 Hickory St. Visitation will be Sunday afternoon from 3:00p.m. to 5:30p.m. at the funeral home.
Nellie was born in Amarillo, TX on January 11, 1921 to Sid and Berta Holland, the second of six children. She graduated from Childress High School in 1938 and married Olif O. Sprinkle on June 26, 1942 in Childress, TX. They were blessed with four children. Nellie lived in Abilene most of her life and was a member of Hamby Baptist Church. She was a Past Matron of the Eastern Star and Past President of Beosants.
Preceding her in death were her parents; husband, Olif; an infant daughter; a son, Connie Mack (Max) Sprinkle; a great-granddaughter; three brothers; and two sisters. Survivors include a daughter, Pam Sargent of Abilene; a son, Dave Sprinkle and wife, Dawn of Travers City, MI; 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great-grandchildren; two sisters-in-law; and numerous nieces and nephews.