Funeral services for Eloise N. Broadhead, 80, formerly of Butler were held Wednesday May 21, 2014 from the Chapel of Bumpers Funeral Home at 1 PM with Rev Franklin McLelland officiating. Visitation was one hour prior to the service. Burial followed in the Brightwater Cemetery.
Mrs. Broadhead passed away May 19, 2014 at the Marengo Nursing Home in Linden. She was a retired Vanity Fair seamstress.
Survivors include her son Jeff Broadhead of Linden, AL; daughters Marilyn Bullen of York, AL; Gayle Miller (Jimmy) of Linden, AL; Kim Hale (Kent) of Linden, AL; Sherry Jenkins (Paul) of Pennington, AL; and Cheryl Spires (Reggie) of Birmingham, AL; brothers Tommy Nelson of Toxey, AL; Victor Nelson of Arizona; Teddy Nelson of Sweetwater, AL; Larry Nelson of Lavaca, AL; sisters Gay Holcombe of Bladon Springs, AL; Sandra Ray of Linden, AL; 20 grandchildren, and 32 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Dan Broadhead; parents Nealy C. Nelson and Sallie Ada Flowers Nelson; brothers Pete Nelson, Doug Nelson, and Allen Nelson; sisters Louise Kynard and Faye Nelson.
Pallbearers are Eric Jones, Preston Jones, Lance Jones, Brent Jones, Tyler Hale, Jimmy Ray Miller, Ryan Smith, Bryan Jenkins, J.R. Rivas. Honorary pallbearers are the Marengo Nursing Home staff and Legacy Hospice.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Autism of Alabama or Parkinson’s Disease Research.
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Bumpers Funeral Home of Butler will be in charge of arrangements.