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Nellie Florence Coffman Sands
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Birth: Apr. 11, 1898
Maynardville
Union County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1971
New Castle
Henry County
Indiana, USA

Nellie Coffman Sands was born in Maynardville, Tennessee and passed away in New Castle, Indiana. Nellie married Bill Sands on 7/18/1914 in Union County, Maynardville, Tennessee.

Nellie moved to Indiana about 1927 and lived in the Cambridge City area until her death.

She loved to watch Hee Haw and she loved cats. She always had yellow kitties. She loved her grandchildren - all grand daughters. Twelve girls!

She married Bill in 1914 in Maynardville, Tennessee area. Bill passed away in 1967. Nellie is survived by three sons, Charlie and Bob, Cambridge City; William Jr., Connersville and a daughter, Lucile Nicholson, Cambridge City, Indiana, and all her grand daughters.

She is preceded in death by her husband, mother Belle Coffman, and a son, Don, who passed away in 1948 in a tragic truck accident.


Brother, James Alton Alto Coffman 12/3/1894-10/2/1957

Brother, Charles N "Charlie" Coffman 5/3/1893-4/30/1923

 
 
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 Parents:
  Mary Belle Sexton Coffman (1869 - 1946)
 
 Spouse:
  William Anderson Sands (1886 - 1967)*
 
 Children:
  Don Egbert Sands (1916 - 1948)*
  Mary Lucile Sands Nicholson (1919 - 2005)*
  Charlie Leonard Sands (1922 - 2006)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles N Coffman (1893 - 1923)*
  James Alton Coffman (1894 - 1957)*
  Nellie Florence Coffman Sands (1898 - 1971)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Riverside Cemetery
Cambridge City
Wayne County
Indiana, USA
 
Maintained by: Family Ties
Originally Created by: irish roots
Record added: May 04, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 89571406
Nellie Florence <i>Coffman</i> Sands
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Nellie Florence <i>Coffman</i> Sands
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Miss you Mammaw. They didn't have 4 O'clocks or I'd made those the flowers! Remembering when we used to get the little black seeds from them on the east side of your house!! Many precious memories of you. Miss you
- Sherry
 Added: Mar. 14, 2013
 
 
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