Gail Ann (Brown) Nellis, 70, of Pleasant View

Gail Ann (Brown) Nellis, 70, of Pleasant View, passed away, Monday, February 5, 2024, at her home surrounded by family and her little dog, Leo.


She was born October 3, 1953, in Dayton, OH, the daughter of Albert and the late Adeline (Koogler) Brown. On October 19, 1974, she married Fulton J. Nellis.


In addition to Fulton, Gail is survived by her father of Lewisburg, OH; daughter, Joy (Doug) of Greenfield; son, Johnny (Jaron) of Indianapolis; sister, Connie (Glen) Roe of Germantown, OH; and brothers, Dale (Tonna) Brown of Enon, OH, and Don Brown of Dayton, OH. 


She is preceded in death by her mother and both sets of grandparents. 


In 1971, Gail graduated from Twin Valley North in Lewisburg, OH. She received a nursing degree from Miami Valley Hospital, School of Nursing. 


Gail was a Registered Nurse for 40 years at Major Hospital. During her retirement she worked in the bakery part-time at Kroger. She enjoyed gardening, participating in her church’s activities, helping her community, and traveling with her sister. Her greatest joy was her children.


Family will receive friends Noon to 2:00 pm on Saturday, February 10, 2024, at Pleasant View Baptist Church - 12442 Southeastern Ave., Indianapolis, IN. The funeral service will follow.


Memorial contributions may be made to AseraCare Home Hospice, 252 W. Main St., Carmel, IN, 46032.


Services have been entrusted to Freeman Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 819 S. Harrison St. in Shelbyville.

Online condolences may be shared with Gail’s family at