Nellie is survived by two daughters, Linda Steel and husband John of Metropolis and Kim Cissell of Crossville, Tenn.; one son, Jim Taylor and wife Sherry of Metropolis; four grandsons, Dustin Steel of Franklin, Tenn., Ryan Cissell of Benton, Ky., Nick Cissell of Metropolis and Brandon Taylor of Reidland, Ky.; four great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and one sister-in-law, Ann Taylor of Paducah.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Henry Taylor; her parents, Jim and Elizabeth Hitterman Chamberlain; one sister; and two brothers.
Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. Friday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home with Rev. Gary Cruse officiating.
Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers were Joe Konemann, Brandon Taylor, Dustin Steele, Ryan Cissell, Nick Cissell and Ralph Steele.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Memorial/Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105; or Immanuel Baptist Church, 1119 Market St., Metropolis, IL 62960.