Jim proudly served our country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam Era. He enjoyed fishing, playing poker, and traveling. Jim mostly enjoyed being with his friends. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
He is survived by his brother Tom Nellis and wife Sharon of Phoenix, Arizona; close family friends: Jerry Hampton of Omaha, Arkansas and Denny Burr of Omaha, Arkansas; as well as many other friends.
A memorial service and inurnment will be at a later time in Gass Cemetery, Omaha, Arkansas.