Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

June 17, 2013

Stella Jean Nutt Persell

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Mrs. Stella Jean Nutt Persell, 80, of Corsicana went to be with her Lord and Savior on Sunday, June 16, 2013 in Corsicana. She was born Aug. 10, 1932 at Lake Halbert in Corsicana to parents, Fred and Beatrice Crouch Nutt.

She was a member of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed life, being a wife, step-mother, grandmother and great-grandmother along with being a loving aunt and great aunt.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 34 years, Jimmy J. Persell; parents, Fred and Bea Nutt; sisters, Judy Nutt and Sybil Keating; a step-son, and two loving nieces.

Survivors include her brothers, Duane Nutt and wife Davis of Corsicana and Jimmy Nutt and wife Joyce of Huntsville, and a number of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 19, 2013 at the Corley Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Floyd Petersen officiating.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Stella Jean Nutt Persell obituary.

Arrangements by Corley Funeral Home, Corsicana.