Nellie Russell Mikel. The Pantagraph, Bloomington, Illinois. 11 Oct 1963. Page 6.
Mrs. Nellie Mikel CARLOCK - (PNS) - Mrs. Nellie Mikel, 65, died at 12:30 a.m. Thursday at Brokaw Hospital, Hospital, Normal. Her funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Otto and Argo Funeral Home in Danvers, the Rev. Myrtle Storm officiating. Burial will be in the Hudson Cemetery. Visitation began Friday at 2 p.m. She was born Dec. 11, 1897, at Hudson, a daughter of Alon-zo Alon-zo Alon-zo and Ida Susan Buck Russell. She was married to John D. Mikel Dec. 11, 1906, Surviving are her husband; a daughter, Mrs. William M. White, Carlock; a son, W. A. Mikel, Downers Grove; a brother, Guy Russell, 1317 N. Evans, Bloomington; a sister, Mrs. Laura Turk, Stratford, Wis.; five grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren. great-grandchildren.