Services for Nelda Darlene Kennedy, 64, of Kilgore, will be held in her honor at 10AM, Thursday, June 22, 2017, in the Chapel of Welch Funeral Home. Ms. Kennedy was born May 16, 1953 in Dallas, Texas and passed away in the early morning of Wednesday, June 14, 2017. Nelda was known by many of her friends and family as Dee.
Dee is now an angel flying high with her Mother, Ethel Holder, and many other beloved family members in heaven. She is survived by her daughter and Son in law, Christi and Mike Clark; Her grand-daughter, Aliviya Clark; her Son, Brandon Bigbie; and her adored long time companions, her dogs, Skeeter and Natty; along with her other pets. Dee also leaves behind many other dearly loved family and friends who all held a special place within her heart!
Dee truly touched the soul of every person she met with her beautiful smile, warm hugs and kisses, and her joyful laugh! She was a strong, funny, loving Woman; Wonderful Mother; A caring Gran-Dee to her Grand-daughter; And a great, thoughtful friend! She was eager to help others however she could and found something special and good in everyone and everything! Dee left behind so many precious memories that will have us laughing, crying and smiling as we remember her life. She will be missed by us all and will forever live within our hearts!
The family acknowledges, with sincere appreciation, the comforting messages, floral tributes and other expressions of kindness during this time of bereavement! May God Bless and Keep you!
June 22, 2017
The Chapel of Welch Funeral Home
4619 Judson Road
Longview, TX 75605