Gillies Funeral Chapel

 

Alexis Nichole Nelson

June 26th 2001 ~ October 16th, 2017

Family viewing: Sunday, October 22nd at 5 p.m. at the Gillies Mortuary, located at 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, Utah

Public viewings: Sunday, October 22nd from 6-8 p.m. at the Gillies Mortuary, located at 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, Utah. A second public viewing will be held Monday October, 23rd, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 1230 p.m. at the Perry Stake Center located at 695 West 2250 South, Perry, Utah.

Funeral services: Monday October, 23rd, at 1 p.m. at the Perry Stake Center located at 695 West 2250 South, Perry, Utah

Interment: Brigham City Cemetery

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Our loving daughter, sister, and friend, Alexis Nichole Nelson, passed away on Monday, October 16th, 2017. Lexi succumbed to injuries sustained in an auto-pedestrian accident, at the age of 16. Lexi was born June 26th 2001, in Brigham City Utah, daughter to Melani and Robert Nelson, who later divorced. She was a Junior at Box Elder High School, took pictures for the school yearbook, and helped with the Special Needs Program, where she had a smile for everyone. Lexi also volunteered at the Brigham City Animal Shelter. She loved animals, children, singing, playing the guitar, dancing, and photography. Most of all, she loved her nieces and nephews. She is survived by her parents Melani G. Nelson and Robert Ellis Nelson, her step-mother Shari Nelson and brother Jesse Tanner Nelson. Surviving grandparents are Larry and Shirley Olson, and Nedra and Rulon Nelson. She was preceded in death by her grandmother Myrna Olson. Lexi had many aunts, uncles, cousins and friends that love her and will miss her greatly. A family viewing will be held Sunday October 22nd at 5 p.m. A public viewing will follow from 6-8 p.m. at the Gillies Mortuary, located at 634 East 200 South, Brigham City, Utah. A second public viewing will be held Monday October, 23rd, 2017 from 1100 a.m. to 1230 p.m. at the Perry Stake Center located at 695 West 2250 South, Perry, Utah. Funeral services will immediately follow the viewing at 1 p.m. Interment in the Brigham City Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please make a contribution in Lexi's name to the Brigham City Animal Shelter, through the Brigham City Police Department at 435-734-6650.


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She is a beautiful girl. I'm sad. however I know she is in a beautiful place now. I'm a friend of her aunt Janae.

Alice Mattson-Coles

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Melanie- I am truly sorry for your loss. I didn't realize this was your daughter. I can't even begin to understand your pain. I am just so sorry. I know that you will see her again and she will be watching over you and your family. Your parents are such wonderful people. I work with them at the temple on Saturday. My thoughts are with you. I know it has been a long time since I have seen you. May you be comforted by those around you. You have many who love you and care about you.

Leslee (Laird) Bowman

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Robert, when your dad called to let me know about your daughter I felt so bad for you and for myself in that I had to say I did not know her. What a beautiful young girl. Your in my prayers Robert hoping that the pain will ease. Love you!!!

Grant Nelson

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Rob and Shari, you have been wonderful neighbors to us this past year. Our family is saddened by your loss. To the both of you, to Melanie and the rest of the family, we are praying that you might receive the comfort our Savior can bring in your time of mourning. Matthew 5:4.

Andrew Christensen

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My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time.

A. Wilson

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Our most sincere condolences for the lost of your beautiful daughter. Know that our thoughts and prayers are with your family.
Love,

Kim and Diann Olson
(Larry Olson's cousin)

 

 

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