Nedra Jane Hibbitts Cornelius, 85 of Dumas, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 1, 2019. Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 4, 2019, at Temple Baptist Church with Pastor Chris Fobbs, pastor of the church, officiating. A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday in Throckmorton Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Morrison Funeral Directors.
Nedra was born on June 8, 1934, in Throckmorton to C.L. and Ida (Easter) Hibbitts. She married Jeb Cornelius on Aug. 25, 1950, in Henrietta, OK and the couple would move to Dumas in 1964 where they made their home.
Nedra was preceded in death by her parents, husband Jeb, brother Hugh Donald Hibbitts and a grandson William David Craigmiles.
Nedra leaves behind her sons: Mark Anthony Cornelius of La Veta, CO, Kyle Madison Cornelius and wife Nora of Throckmorton and Tag Cornelius and wife DeeEtta of Dumas; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a host of other family members.
The family suggest with gratitude that memorials be made to Memorial Hospice, 224 E 2nd, Dumas TX 79029.
The family will be at 121 Cedar.