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In Memory of

Lloyd Edward Nations

November 23, 1942 - November 26, 2016

Obituary


Eddie Nations, 74, of Paris, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016, at Dubuis Hospital following a lengthy battle with cancer.

Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29th, at McDonald Cemetery with Rev. Eric Moore officiating.

The family will receive friends at the cemetery thirty minutes prior to the service and will be at the Nations home on County Road 22900 at other times.

Eddie, the son of Horace & Bertha Westbrook Nations, was born Nov. 23, 1942, in Clarksville.

He graduated from Clarksville High School....

Eddie Nations, 74, of Paris, passed away Saturday, November 26, 2016, at Dubuis Hospital following a lengthy battle with cancer.

Bright-Holland Funeral Home has scheduled graveside services for 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 29th, at McDonald Cemetery with Rev. Eric Moore officiating.

The family will receive friends at the cemetery thirty minutes prior to the service and will be at the Nations home on County Road 22900 at other times.

Eddie, the son of Horace & Bertha Westbrook Nations, was born Nov. 23, 1942, in Clarksville.

He graduated from Clarksville High School. His career as a transport driver for Sara Lee spanned twenty-three years before his retirement in 2004. Eddie was also a cattle rancher and an avid hunter.

His parents and a brother, Larry W. Nations, preceded him in death.

Survivors include his wife, Janice Hervey Nations, whom he married on Nov. 16, 1991, children; Marci Thompson & husband Doug of Paris, Chad Nations, and Rickey Cockrum & wife Donna of Powderly, grandchildren; Melissa Dean & husband Colby of Paris, Justin Mayer & wife Paige of Baytown, Derek Cockrum & wife Jennifer of Amarillo and Christopher Cockrum & wife Matti Jo of Amarillo, nine great grandchildren; Leighton Dean, Jaycee Mayer, Ryleigh Mayer, Reece Mayer, Keaton Cockrum, Kason Cockrum, Railee Cockrum, Pistol Cockrum and Barett Cockrum, a nephew, Sam Nations & wife Deb and Orion & Melissa, several aunts, uncles, & cousins and a host of friends.

The family requests that memorials be made to the Immanuel Baptist Church Building Fund, 1771 Bonham St., Paris, TX 75460 or the McDonald Cemetery Association, 5865 FM 1184, Paris, TX 75460.