POCOLA—Funeral services for Jesse Lee Nelke Sr., 74, of Pocola are Wednesday at 2 p.m. at Evans Memorial Chapel in Pocola with Preston Smith officiating.
Interment will follow at Macedonia Cemetery in Pocola, under the direction of Evans & Miller Funeral Home.
He passed away Saturday, Feb. 10, 2018, in Fort Smith, Arkansas and was born July 21, 1943 in Fort Smith, Arkansas to William Leo Sr. and Emma Elizabeth (Knight) Nelke.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Billy Paul; and two grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Sandra, of the home; daughters Tammy Robertson of Casa Grande, Arizona and Misti Fisher of Boiling Springs, South Carolina; sons Jesse “Buzz” Nelke Jr. of Muldrow, Brian Nelke of Barling, Arkansas and Chris Nelke of Boiling Springs, South Carolina; stepdaughters Karen Cox and Glenda Wallace of Fort Smith, Arkansas; stepson, Bud Lomon, of Pocola; 17 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; sister, Loretta Avery of Rock Island; and brother, William Leo Nelke Jr., of Pocola.
You may leave an online message at evansandmillerfuneralhomes.com.
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