Nellie Ayers, 91, died Monday, Jan. 26, in Sedona, Ariz.
Ayers was born June 5, 1912 in Tucumcari. She was a member of the Episcopal Church. She was also a member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Ayers is survived by her daughter, Lois Legleu of Sedona and her son, Bud Ayers of Washington. She is also survived by numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
Ayers was preceded in death by her husband, Forrest, who died in 1978.
Grave-side funeral services were held Friday afternoon in the Tucumcari Memorial Park Cemetery.