Nell Hester Milam 81, of Nashville, TN died Saturday, January 5, 2013. Visitation will be Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, from ll:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church, Sheffield. The funeral service will follow at 12:00 p.m. at the church with Rev. Robert W. Gunn officiating. The interment will be at Oakwood Cemetery, Sheffield. She was a native of Nauvoo, AL. She was a retired secretary with Sheffield City Schools and a member of the First United Methodist Church, Sheffield.
Mrs. Milam was preceded in death by her husband, Louis A. Milam; parents, Nelson and Audra Hester; sister, Ann H. Casiday; brother, Wyche S. Hester; and nephew, Joe Morris.
She is survived by her daughter Molly Milam Sullivan (Larry); sister Olga Hester Morris (Earl); aunt Jewel Hester; grandchildren, Elizabeth Sullivan, Will Sullivan, and Kate Sullivan; also nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be Will Sullivan, Carl Casiday, Brian Casiday, Buck Alexander, Carlos Gregg, and Pat Finley.
Donations may be made to the First United Methodist Church, 701 N. Montgomery Ave. Sheffield, AL 35660.