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Corey Gayland Nelson

June 13, 1972 — November 7, 2015

Corey Gayland Nelson, age 43 of Fairfield, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2015 at his home in Fairfield.

A Celebration of Life Service will be 2:30 pm, Sunday, November 15, 2015 at Elks Lodge. Private burial of cremains will be at Spencer Cemetery at a later date.

According to his wishes the body was cremated.

Memorials can be made to The Lords Cupboard. Cards and memorials can be sent to: Cheriel Fleig, 10804 Willow Road, Stockport, Iowa 52651.

Corey Gayland Nelson was born June 13, 1972 to Alan Keith and Cheriel Diane (Watson) Nelson in Keosauqua, Iowa.

Corey was a lifelong resident of Fairfield. He worked for Tenco. Corey’s interest and hobbies include; watching his large collection of movies, collecting watches, going to sporting events with his brothers, and his favorite was spending time with his family and friends. Corey was a very kind person and had a memory for details.

Corey is survived by his mother, Cheriel Fleig of Stockport, IA; 3 brothers and 1 sister, Rodney (Bev) Nelson of Libertyville, IA, Matthew (Amy) Nelson of Fairfield, IA, Renae (Jamie) Lisk of Swisher, IA, Kaley (Joni) Fleig of Fairfield; step brothers, Roger (Carrie) Fleig of Fairfield, IA, Leonard (Kay) Fleig of Lincoln, NE; step sister, Marilyn (Casey) Cannon of Spring, TX; and many nieces and nephews.

Corey was preceded by his father, Alan Nelson; step father, Milburn Fleig; and two brothers, Stacey Nelson and Sean Nelson.

Celebration of Life Service

Sunday, November 15, 2015
2:30 PM

Elks Lodge
West Side of Square
Fairfield, Iowa 52556

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