Mar 012013

Nelva Lenore Oldham, 77, of Show Low passed away on Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at the Sierra Blanca Rehabilitation Center in Lakeside. Funeral services were held Feb. 28 at the Show Low Stake Center of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Interment followed in the Show Low Cemetery.
She was born to the late Gerald Wells and Katherine Rose (Fazekas) Wilkinson in Sacramento, Calif., on July 20, 1935.
Nelva was a lifelong member of the LDS church, having served in various callings throughout her life. Her faith was very important to her and she loved serving others. She enjoyed beading and butterflies, but her cherished family meant more to her than anything else.
A loving wife, mother, sister and friend, she will be dearly missed.
Survivors include her loving husband, Charles Dale Oldham of Show Low; one daughter, Jalene Denise Harlan of Show Low; four sons, Terry Neal (Amy May) Oldham of Eagar, Lynn Eugene Oldham of Taylor, Glen Price Oldham of Show Low and Daniel Jay (Kathy Ryder) Oldham of Snowflake; 10 grandchildren, Eric Neil (Breanna) Oldham, Kendrick Benjamin Oldham and Spencer Samuel Oldham, all of Eagar, Bethany Leigh Oldham of Albuquerque, N.M., Brandi Noelle Harlan of Hawaii, Taylor Nicole Harlan of Show Low, Bryan (Jennifer Legary-Varosdol) Brown, Michael Oldham, Daniel Oldham and Austin Henry; and a great-grandchild, Gavin Oldham.
Owens Livingston Mortuary of Show Low was in charge of the arrangements.Oldham, Nelva