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Nell Reel Putman

Collierville, TN.

Nell Reel Putman, 80 of  Collierville, TN, passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017. She was born in Choctaw County, Mississippi on April 18, 1937 to the late Edgar and Myrtle Reel. Nell graduated from Weir High School in 1955. She also married Clyde Putman later that year on November 20. Nell was a charter member at Covenant Baptist  Church in Collierville, Tennessee. She was a beloved member of the community and spent many years leading children in Sunday school. She was sweet, kind, tenacious, and at all times faithful to the Lord.  She served the Lord with a happy heart and smile on her face. All will miss her.In addition to her husband, two children survive Nell: Dwana Putman DeSanctis (Mark) and Mark Putman (Lisa) all residing in the Memphis area. Six grandchildren: Van, Haley, and Hannah Putman? Andrea, Marissa, and Drew DeSanctis also survive her.The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. on Thursday with funeral services to follow at 2 p.m. at Collierville Funeral Home. Memorial donations can be made to the Covenant Baptist Church.
Published in The Commercial Appeal on July 19, 2017
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