Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

August 15, 2013

Karen Denise Nelson Hambrick

Corsicana Daily Sun

— Karen Denise Nelson Hambrick, 60, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 at Navarro Regional Hospital. She was born Feb. 10, 1953 in Corsicana to John and Joy Nelson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Eddie Hambrick and her, father John Nelson.

Denise is survived by her children, Rebecca Joy and Michael Edward Hambrick of Corsicana; her mother, Joy Nelson of Corsicana; brothers and sister-in-laws, Wayne and Judy Nelson, Billy and Pat Nelson of Corsicana, John and Rosemary Nelson of Katy; sisters, Lynette and Gary Bailey of Mesquite, Patresa Bolton of Princeton, Vicki Farmer of Corsicana; numerous nieces and nephews; her aunts and uncle, Pearl Garza, Billie Jordan, Conley and Raquel Congleton; numerous cousins, church family and more special friends who were like family than anyone could ever imagine.

A memorial service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 17, 2013 at St. John's Episcopal Church Corsicana.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St. John's Episcopal Church Missions.

An online guest book is available at

Arrangements by Griffin-Roughton Funeral Home.