Nellie Lee Bishop Ragsdale "Aunt Nell", formally of Lenoir passed away March 19, 2020 in Florence, SC.
Nell was born February 1, 1930 in Marion, Va to the late Charlie and Rosa Bishop. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband Doug Ragsdale, sister Jewel Watts and brother Robert Harold Bishop.
She is survived by her Big Ole 9lb Boy Terry Lee Ragsdale and wife Angie. Her Grandchildren Shannon Futch of Lenoir, Justin and Ryan Futch of Florida. She is also survived by many Nieces, Nephews and Great Grandchildren.
Nell was a proud Lenoir High School graduate from the Class of 1948. Nell was a member of the First Advent Christian Church for 74 years. Nell worked in Retail her entire life and Never met a Stranger.
Special Thanks to everyone that answered their phone through the years. Special Thanks to Mitch Blevins and Louise Soots for calling almost everyday Special Thanks to Lori Sellers for being our eyes when we were away. Special Thanks to Shelia Honeycutt, Jessica Blackwell and the entire Regency SouthernCare Team and Kindred at Home.
Miller Rivers Caulder of Chesterfield, SC and Pendrys Lenoir Funeral Home are handling the arrangements. A Graveside Service will be held at Woodlawn Gardens.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Mitch Blelvins, Terry Ragsdale, Michael Phillips, Justin Futch, Ryan Futch, Greg Sides, Buddy Watts, Touney Watts and Richard Parks.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to First Advent Christian Church of Lenoir Youth Fund.