Rue Nell Meaders



WINNSBORO – A graveside service for Rue Nell Meaders, 87, Winnsboro, was held Monday, August 7 at Rock Hill Cemetery with Gerald Elliott officiating.

Mrs. Meaders died August 3, 2017, in Winnsboro. She was born October 22, 1928 to the late Edward and Ava Ruth Loyd. She was an active member of the League Street Church of Christ in Sulphur Springs, particularly working with the very young.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 62 years, Trent Stuart Meaders; a brother, Bob Loyd and sister, Eddie Fitzgerald.

Survivors include a daughter, Julia Potts, Yantis; sons, Eddie Meaders, Matthew Openshaw, Lewisville, Texas; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; a sister, Dorothy Weir, Yantis and a brother, Loye Loyd, Midland.

The family has asked that in lieu of flowers, donations in her memory be made to the Trent and Nell Meaders Political Science Student Scholarship at Abilene Christian University, or your favorite charity.

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