Lisa Nelson Fraley
Lisa Nelson Fraley passed away at her home in Naples, Texas on Feb. 28, 2010.
Services conducted by the Revs. Tom Stephenson and Kabamba Kiboko were Friday at First United Methodist Church in Orange.
Interment will be at the Methodist Conference Cemetery in Palestine on Saturday at noon.
She was born on July 2, 1959, in Lake Charles, La., where she grew up and attended local schools. Lisa graduated from Barbe High School in 1977. She attended USL, graduating from McNeese State in 1983 with a bachelor’s degree in business management. She faithfully attended the University United Methodist Church.
Lisa moved to Orange in 1990 and worked as a student loan counselor at Lamar College-Orange.
She is survived by her husband, the Rev. Michael L. Fraley; and three sons, James N. McKinley, William L. McKinley and Samuel L. Fraley.
Also surviving are her parents, Billie Jo and Howard Nelson; two brothers and spouses, Mark H. and Susan Nelson, Erik J. and Jennifer Nelson; her mother-in-law and father-in-law, Beth and Oscar Fraley; brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Wesley and Karen Fraley; and nieces and nephews, Andrew Nelson, Madeleine Nelson, Jillian Nelson, Sylvia Nelson, Lawson Paul Nelson, Kesley Fraley, Gene Harrell, Joey Harrell and Tana Hernandez.
The family suggests memorials directed to the Youth Fund at the Naples First United Methodist Church or to the First United Methodist Church in Orange.