Nellie May Chenault
Nellie May Chenault
  • January 3, 1939 - July 7, 2015
  • Boonville, Missouri

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Mrs. Nellie May Chenault, 76 of Boonville passed away on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at Boone Hospital in Columbia, Missouri.

A Gathering of family and friends will be from 2:00 pm to 4:00pm on Friday, July 10, 2015 at William Wood Funeral Home, 517 Fourth Street, Boonville, MO.

Nellie was born on Tuesday, January 3, 1939 in Pilot Grove, Missouri to Alfred & Ada May Lindsey Newell. She was united in marriage on Saturday, July 23, 1960 in Boonville, Missouri to Lyle Chenault and to this union 4 children were born. Nellie, a homemaker loved the outdoors, fishing, playing with her dogs and cats and most of all loved her family.

She was preceded in death by her parents, 2 brothers, Jim & Norman Newell and 2 sisters, Mabel Chenault and Edna Young.

She is survived by her husband, Lyle of the home, their children and spouses, Robert & Angela Chenault, of Radcliff, Kentucky, Roy & Janet Chenault, Larry & Gail Chenault and Donna & Stacy Walker, all of Boonville, MO, her sister, Mary Fornschell, of Marshall, MO and 2 brothers, John Newell, of Independence, MO and Clarence Newell, of Stover, MO, 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family in % William Wood Funeral Home, 517 4th Street, Boonville, MO 65233