Melvin Dale Nunley, age 41 of Scroggins Texas passed away January 20, 2016 in Tyler Texas. Funeral services will be held Sunday, January 24, 2016 at Curry-Welborn Funeral Home at 3:00 P.M. with Rev. Jason Blakenship, Rev. Joe McCrary and Rev. Scott Darby officiating. Interment will follow at the Adam's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be held Saturday, January 23, 2016 from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at Curry-Welborn Funeral Home.
Dale was born April 11, 1974, in Pittsburg Texas to Melvin O. and Kathy E. Carr Nunley. Dale grew up in Pittsburg and graduated from Pittsburg High School in 1992. Dale married Tonya Beasley on October 14, 2000 in Lone Star. He was a loving husband and devoted father.
Survivors include his wife Tonya Nunley, parents Melvin and Kathy Nunley, children; Krista Clayton and husband Justin of Mount Pleasant, James Nunley of Scroggins, and step-son Morgan Taylor of Scroggins; grandson Brenton Clayton of Mount Pleasant; sisters Melissa Marcel and husband Dave of Scroggins, Donna Kemph and husband Tate of Pittsburg, Lisa Ryan and husband Glen of Scroggins, Cheryl Prater and husband Lynn of Mount Pleasant, Willie Matthews (his chocolate bunny) of Huntsville; and close family friends Melissa and Kenny West of Pittsburg. Dale is also survived by seven nieces and nephews, three great-nieces and nephews, and many aunt's uncles and cousins.
Thank you to Dr. Gregory Zarcone and his loving, giving wife, Keena, Bryan Lick, Coni Short, and all the numerous doctors nurses therapists and home heath employees who have lovingly cared for Dale in the last ten years.
Monetary donations may be made to Dale Nunley Memorial Fund at Guaratny Bank & Trust P.O. Box 1158 Mount Pleasant Texas 75456-1158.
Sunday, January 24, 2016
Curry-Welborn Funeral Home
2256 N Edwards
Mt. Pleasant, Texas 75455