Nellie Elizabeth (Tune) Lyon, of Holly Springs, Mississippi went to be with the Lord on Saturday, November 11, 2023.
Mrs. Lyon was preceded in death by her father, Johnny Tune; mother, Irla Tune; son, Terry Abrams; grandchildren, Dalton and Jason Lyon; sisters, Louise, Mervee, Olean and Girtie; and brothers, John Dee and Willard Tune.
She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Donald Lyon; sons, Mark Lyon ( Maribeth), Larry Abrams, and James Bryan Lyon (Lynette); grandchildren, Kristi House (Dustin), Melody Hyche (Tim), Brandon Lyon, and Nathan Lyon; great grandchildren, Allison, Brendon, Connor, Kylei, and Peyton Lyon, and Carson House, all of Texas and a new comer of 5 months, Madison Rose Denise Hyche ( parents, Tim and Melody Hyche of Winnsboro, South Carolina); sisters, Nadine Hinton of Waterloo, Alabama, Cora Hosea of Savannah, Tennessee, and Betty Wilson of Senatobia, Mississippi.
Mrs. Lyon was a believer in Jesus Christ her Savior, and a member of Wyatte Baptist Church in Wyatte, Mississippi, Bro. Scott Rogers, Pastor.
She spent her life dedicated to her family as a homemaker. She enjoyed decorating for holidays, especially for Christmas. Her greatest joy in life was spending time with her children and grandchildren.