Nina R. Coulter, 89, Nevada, passed away on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at St. Luke's Hospital, Kansas City, Mo. She was born Dec. 19, 1921, in Jerico Springs, Mo., to William C. Zollman and Fern A. Evans Zollman. She married Layton W. Coulter Sr. on June 21, 1942, in Kansas City, Mo., and he preceded her in death on Sept. 9, 1996.
Nina grew up near Sheldon and graduated from Sheldon High School in 1940. She worked at Nelly Don in Nevada for 23 years. Nina had lived in Nevada since 1996. She was a member of the Montevallo Baptist Church, Montevallo, Mo.
Survivors include three children, Layton W. Coulter Jr. and his wife, Cathy, Springfield, Mo., Gary D. Coulter and his wife, Barbara, Nevada, and Cathy Jo Fox, Nevada; seven grandchildren, Daniel Coulter, Erica Coulter, Sarah Coulter, Tiffany Coulter, Steven Fox, Joy Gilzow and John Fox; six great-grandchildren, Ella Coulter, Mara Coulter, Melissa Fox, Megan Fox, Layton Fox and Blaze Gilzow; two sisters, Frances Edwards, Overland Park, Kan., and Wilma Duncan, Nevada; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; two brothers, Leo Zollman and Harold Zollman; and one sister, Marie Felton.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, June 4, at Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada, with the Rev. Jim Davis officiating. Interment will follow in Dunnegan Grove Cemetery. Friends may call now and until the hour of service and the family receives friends from 7-8 p.m., Friday, June 3, at the funeral home.
Those who wish may contribute in her memory to the Montevallo Baptist Church in care of Ferry Funeral Home, Nevada.
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