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Tammie Lavelle Nelson

Tammie Nelson, 56, of Commerce, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Tuesday, October 8, 2019.

Tammie was born in Quanah, TX to Martha Ann Solomon Walker on November 12, 1962. She attended and graduated from Commerce Schools.

In 1998 Tammie married J.W. Nelson. She worked as a private home health aide.

Tammie is survived by husband J.W. Nelson, daughters: Tamare D. Crosby and Tambralina N. Nelson; son Tyson Gray; grandchildren: Brooklynn Kinchen, Payshance Kinchen, Jeriah Bronston, Taniya Guster and Amauri Brown; her sisters Donna Crosby and Karen Crosby; brother Deryck Crosby; "life sister and brothers" Sissy, Blue, Dale, Sammy and Larry. Tammie is also survived by her mother-in law Mary Nelson, sister-in-laws Mary Ann Nelson, Linda Nelson, Teressa Nelson and Maxine Williams; brother-in-laws Larry Johnson, Albert Johnson and Vic Nelson; nephews Jeremy Crosby, Cortez Crosby and Casey Shields; nieces; Elizabeth Crosby, Leah Crosby and Cheree Walker.

Tammi was preceded in death by her mother, Martha Ann Walker and step-father Milton Walker; aunts Anita Morrison, Donnie Smith and Mary Lou Smith; uncle Carl Leo.

Funeral service for Tammie will be held at 11:00 A.M. Saturday, October 12, 2019, at Mount Moriah Baptist Church with Rev. Larry Dixon officiating.

Visitation will be held on Friday, October 11, 2019, from 9:00 A.M. until 4:00 P.M at Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home.

Burial will follow funeral service at Rosemound Cemetery.

Serving as pallbearers will be Tyrone Hines, Tony Pannell, Nick Gadlin, Brit Greer, Tyson Gray, Tony Henry, Myreo Sampson and DA Morrison. Honorary pallbearers are Shawn Pannell, Patrick Gadlin, Jeremy Crosby, Sammy Sampson, Leonard Ray Sampson, Larry Nelson and Fredric Smith.


Friday, October 11, 2019
9:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Jones-Walker & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Service
1209 Live Oak Street
Commerce, Texas 75428

Funeral Service

Saturday, October 12, 2019
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Mount Moriah Baptist Church
1201 Champion Ln
Commerce, Texas 75428


Saturday, October 12, 2019
12:00 PM - 12:30 PM

Rosemound Cemetery
501 Pritchard Road
Commerce, Texas 75428

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Taniya Apr 15 2022 3:30 PM

Hey granny Tammie I would just like to take a moment. And save every since you were alive you been there for me since day one I love you and you will always be my grandma and have that special place in my Heart you are an amazing woman and you showed me how to be brave stand up to my haters and How to Be confident even though that took slot of time thank you so much my heart goes out to you and the family love you guys and mom and Dunn Dunn and Brooklyn and patience look up every time you get to just take that one moment and realize she's our guardian angel in heaven she loved us so so much and she wants us to continue her legacy and do what right

Sincerely your loving granddaughter Taniya Guster

Taniya Apr 17 2021 12:00 AM

I remember when we ever first took this picture praying hands to such a beautiful lover grandma and person to all of us granny u deserve more than anybody right now you where amazing How the heck did we go for this? Why did this have to happen to such a beautiful kind hearted sweet grandma I guess well never know the answer we search to find answers about why and how but we don't realize god is making a way for our family I love you guys so much Taniya ann Guster

Taniya Apr 17 2021 12:00 AM

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