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Mrs. Nellie W. Tash age 81 of Pekin passed away Saturday, February 20 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.

Nellie was a loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Friend to many.  She retired from East Washington School Corporation in 1997.  She had also previously worked for the Fashion Shop in New Albany and Indiana Gas and Water Company.  She was a member of Pekin Church of Christ.

Nellie was born January 16, 1935 in Somerset, Kentucky the daughter of William and Stella Mae Whitis Hargis. She married Carroll Tash on April 14, 1954 and he preceded her in death on December 28, 2014.  She was also preceded in death by her son:  Bryan K Tash, a brother:  Everett Hargis and her parents.

She is survived by her daughter:  Janelle Tash Hagan (Billy) of Pekin, sister:  Doris Howson of Shepherdsville, Kentucky and three grandchildren:  Joni Marie Tash Wilder, Staci Nicole Tash and Trevor Dean Tash Hagan.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.  Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8PM and Wednesday from 9AM-time of service.