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Horace Nesler

October 17, 1925 — December 28, 2019


On December 28, 2019, Horace Nesler went to be with the Lord. He was born October 17, 1925 in Melber, Kentucky. Moving from Richmond, California to Lonoke in 1966, where he worked for Jacuzzi Bros. for 40 years. Horace was an avid fisherman, deer and rabbit hunter. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ella “Sunny” Nesler. He leaves behind his loving children, Valerie J. Butler and husband Pat and Neal O. Nesler and wife Barbara. He is also survived by his grandchildren, Ken and Tammy Bowen, Brian and Christy Bowen, Renee’ and James Stogner, Travis and Paige Bowen and Heather Kee; great-grandchildren Tristen Bowen, Saylor Bowen, Braeden Bowen, Maddux Bowen, Bailey Smith, Hannah Smith, Baylon Bowen, Barrett Bowen, Rachel Stogner, Farrah Bowen and Lily Bowen. Visitation will be 1-2 pm, Thursday, January 2, 2020 with funeral service following at 2 pm at Boyd Funeral Home, Lonoke. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Lonoke. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Alzheimer’s Association. A very heartfelt “Thank You” to all the staff and the CNA’s at Chambers Nursing Home in Carlisle, Arkansas. Arrangements by Boyd Funeral Home. Online guestbook,

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Service Schedule

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Thursday, January 2, 2020

1:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Boyd Funeral Home Chapel

207 E 2nd St, Lonoke, AR 72086

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Funeral Service

Thursday, January 2, 2020

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Boyd Chapel


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