DE LEON — Funeral services for Mozelle Elizabeth Nowlin, 79, of De Leon, will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, July 9, at St. Joe Baptist Church, with Brother Jackie Auvenshine officiating.

Burial will follow at De Leon Cemetery under direction of Nowlin Funeral Home.

Family visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

She died Saturday, July 7, 2007, at Abilene Regional Hospital.

She was born Jan. 31, 1928, in Comanche County to James Arthur and Ida T. Gilder Vinson. She was married to M.E. “Ted” Nowlin on Dec. 2, 1953, in Fort Worth.

Survivors include her husband, M.E. “Ted” Nowlin; a son, Terry Nowlin of De Leon; a daughter, Sherry Sharp of Brownwood; a brother, James Vinson of De Leon; a sister, Marie Simmons of Georgetown; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Eldon E. Vinson.

Memorials may be made to St. Joe Baptist Church or to De Leon Public Library.