RISING STAR Funeral services for Nell G. Lancaster, 91, of May, will be at 3 p.m. Sunday, June 1, at Higginbotham Funeral Home Chapel in Rising Star. Burial will be in the May Cemetery.

She died Friday, May 30, 2008, at Rising Star Nursing Center in Rising Star.

She was born on Nov. 28, 1916, in Brownwood, to Tinsley Wade and Gertrude Belle Sanders-Wilson. She was married to Ray Lancaster on Aug. 23, 1967, in Brownwood.

Survivors include her daughter, Nelda Sue Fortune of Lampasas; two step-sons, Ronnie Lancaster and his wife, Linda, of May and Gary Lancaster and his wife, Johnnie Sue, of May; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, William Bryan Stone and her second husband, Ray Lancaster; daughter, Cynthia Ann Reynolds; grandson, Dudley Ray Lancaster; brother, S.D. Wilson; and two sisters, Pauline Modawell and Clara Mae Keesee.