Margie Nell Nunn passed away Sunday, June 9, 2013, at her home in La Luz. She was born Jan. 2, 1932, in Van Horn, Texas, to Emery Grant and Inez Cordella (Douglas) Hallmark.
She was preceded in death by her husband, William Dow Nunn; son Kit William Nunn, grandson Jedadiah Robert Wood; granddaughter Jenna Tiffany Bevers; parents Emery and Inez Hallmark; brother Milburn Hallmark; three sisters, Dill Wende, Maggie Thompson and Mable Nunn; and other family members.
Survivors include 11 of her 12 children; 48 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; brother Bob Hallmark and wife, Clara, and family, of Cisco, Texas; sister Murl Strobel and family, of Cisco; and many nieces and nephews.
Margie's children and grandchildren are Janie and Ralph Kresge and son Shane, and Ashley Kresge and grandson, of Spring, Texas; Becky and Clifton Varbel, of Mayhill, and children Jamie and wife, Gracie, Montana and Dakota, of Tularosa; Tammy and husband, Justin Eldridge, and sons Dylan, Dewell and Lane, of Cloudcroft; Samantha and husband, David Quick, and children Laura, Lelan and Olivia, of La Luz; Sara and husband, Josh Neudorf, and daughters Koren and Kiera, of La Luz; Susan and husband, Jim Wood, and daughter Jodie and husband, John Bookout, and sons Riley Patterson, Ruben Bookout, Ryder Bookout, Ryndan Bookout and Rance Bookout, of Deming; Richard Nunn, of La Luz, and sons Ryan Nunn, of Round Rock, Texas; Johnthan and wife, JoLena Nunn, and children J.W., Hailey and Harlie, of Gardendale, Texas; Brandon and wife, Kyla Nunn, and daughter McKenna, of Gardendale; Travis Nunn, of La Luz; Freddia Bevers, of Alamogordo, and children Jessica and husband, Luke Brown, and daughters Jennavie and Mary Jane, of La Luz; J.T. and wife, Janna Bevers, and son Copelan, Josh Bevers and children, of Alamogordo; Jordan Bevers, of Alamogordo; Brenda Rogers, of La Luz, and children Skyler Rogers and children Trista, Chance and Eli, of La Luz; Adie Rogers, of La Luz; Logan Rogers and children Trevor and Dow, of La Luz; and Will Rogers, of La Luz; Johnroy and wife, Genger Nunn, of La Luz, and children Tabatha Cauillouette and children Dagan, Ariana, Josiah Penland and Jamielynn, of Missouri; Niki and husband, Brandon Gilliland, and children Jaspur Nunn and Kashle Gilliland, of Tularosa; LeShel and husband, Jason Garcia, and children Adian and Tylee Garcia, of San Clemente, Calif.; Callie and husband, Kenny Nixon, of Whitman Air Force Base, Mo.; Trustin Nunn, of La Luz; Jeannen and husband, Dale Green, of Cloudcroft; Chris Green and son, Peyson Green, of Cloudcroft; Corby Green and son, Brayden Green, of Cloudcroft; and Cayla Green, of Alamogordo; Shanon and wife, Jolene Nunn, of Deming, daughter Magan Nunn, of Piñon; Zach and wife, Jaylynn Nunn, and children Izaizas and Adalyn Hernandez; Tylor Nunn and Taylor Nunn, of Deming; Shawn Nunn and daughters Alee Nunn and Morgan Hemish, of La Luz; Shelby and husband, Kevin Nunn-Lehto, and children Mia Nunn-Lehto and Liam Nunn-Lehto, of Sedona, Ariz.
Graveside services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 13, 2013, at La Luz Community Cemetery with Terel Davis officiating.
Margie requested that her grandsons serve as pallbearers: Jamie Varbel, Shane Kresge, Ryan, Johnathan, Brandon and Travis Nunn, J.T., Josh, Jordan Bevers, Logan Rogers, Chris and Corby Green, Zach Nunn, Trustin Nunn, and Taylor and Tylor Nunn. Her great-grandsons will serve as honorary pallbearers.
A private family viewing will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, June 12, 2013, at Hamilton O'Dell Funeral Home, 1334 N. Scenic Dr., Alamogordo.
The family will greet friends from 5 to 7 p.m. following the private family visitation.
The Nunn family has entrusted their loved one to the care of Hamilton O'Dell Funeral Home to direct the funeral services.
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