Nell Bland Lloyd

July 23, 1922 - June 18, 2012
Nell Bland Lloyd

Nell Bland Lloyd, 89, of Wilmington passed away Monday, June 18, 2012 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

She was born July 23, 1922 in Turkey, NC to the late Mary Thelma Bland and Arthur Luther Bland. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Kelly Guy Lloyd; sister, Betty Jean Butler; brother, David Gerald Bland; and grandson, Kyle David Lloyd.

Nell is survived by her sons, Kelly Guy Lloyd, Jr. of Wilmington and John Irvin Lloyd and wife, Lee of Burgaw; and grandson, Kelly Guy Lloyd, III. She leaves behind long time friends and much loved family, and special care givers, Martha Jean Coffield, Ann Johnson and Mary Congleton.

Nell was a member of Oak Grove Presbyterian Church. Her Christian faith, love of family and service to others were well known by her family and friends. She was greatly loved and will be missed.

The family will see friends from 10 to 11 am Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at Oak Grove Presbyterian Church, 3736 Carolina Beach Rd., where the funeral service will begin at 11 am. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Memorial Park.

In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Meals on Wheels or the Lower Cape Fear Hospice.

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  • June 22, 2012
    Cliff says:
    To: Johnny,Kelly,and family, Just learned of your mother's passing. Sending my sympathies to 2 good friends from our high school days and growing up in Wilmington....

  • June 23, 2012
    BOB AND MARILEE TRAVIS says:
    So sorry to hear of your Mother's death.It was always a big comfort to us to know our daughter was so well looked after all those many years.She was a sweet lady.

  • June 19, 2012
    Becky Johnson says:
    Dear Kelly and Family, Jerry and I are sorry that we cannot be with you tomorrow. Our thoughts and prayers go out to you. Your mom seems to have had a full life enjoying her church and many friends. Love to you, Becky and Jerry

  • June 19, 2012
    Jimmy & Bea Eubanks says:
    We send our thoughts and prayers to the Lloyd family for the loss of your loved one. Jimmy & Bea Eubanks

  • June 18, 2012
    Robert and Ruby Norris says:
    We are so sorry about Ms. Nell's passing. She was a very fine lady and we were always blessed to be around her. She was special, and we will certainly miss her. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Robert and Ruby