Billy Dewayne Nelms, 49, of Snyder, died on October 5, 2015 at his residence.
Mr. Nelms was a logger and a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church. He enjoyed listening to gospel music, fishing and mudding. He loved nature.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, John and Emma Streeter Nelms and Floyd and Minnie Laverne Kelley.
Mr. Nelms is survived by his parents, A.B and Barbara Kelley Nelms of Snyder; a sister, Patricia Lambert and husband, Cory, of Jonesboro; four brothers, David Nelms of Snyder, Ronnie Nelms and wife, Bernice of Hamburg, Roger Nelms and wife, Lesley, and James Nelms all of Snyder and seven nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on October 7 at 2 p.m. at the Fellowship Baptist Church with Bro. Terry Greenwood officiating. Burial will be at the Greene Cemetery north of Snyder.
Pallbearers are Johnny Mack Williams, Brandon Patrick, Wayne Oliver, Chris Hammons, Mart Nelms and John Paul Kelley.
Memorials may be made to the Arkansas Children’s Hospital, PO Box 2222, Little Rock, AR 72203.