Nellie was born on 23 January 1909 in Denning, Franklin, Arkansas, to DeWitt Carver and Laura Elizabeth Saffell. The 1910 US Census has the family living in Chouteau, Mayes, Oklahoma. She had 3 brothers - Lee, William, and Owen.
The family was living in Pryor, Mayes, Oklahoma when DeWitt died 26 Dec. 1913, and Laura died 28 Feb 1914. Owen died 5 Sept 1914 in Denning, Franklin, Arkansas.
Nellie was then adopted by John & Georgia Veale abt. 1914.
On 14 Feb 1926, in Pleasant Grove, Cumberland, New Jersey, Nellie married Buford Alexander Stocks, son of William L. Stocks and Elizabeth M. Roberts.
Buford was born 08 May 1901 in Vilonia, Faulkner, Arkansas. He died in August 1983 in De Witt, Arkansas, Arkansas, and is buried with Nellie in the Cedarcrest Memorial Garden there. Nellie died 12 June 1993 in De Witt, Arkansas, Arkansas.
Buford and Nellie had a child:
Georgia Laura Stocks, born 20 May 1928 in Van Buren, Arkansas, Arkansas. She died 11 August 2007 in Hot Springs, Garland, Arkansas. Find A Grave Memorial# 52302196. She married Thomas Coburn Sain, son of J.Basil Sain and Claudine Hinton, on 12 August 1948 in De Witt, Arkansas, Arkansas. Thomas was born 08 July 1927 in Holly Grove, Monroe, Arkansas, and died 21 October 2007 in Hot Springs, Garland, Arkansas. Find A Grave Memorial# 52302158. Their cremains are interred in the First United Methodist Church Columbarium, Hot Springs, Garland, AR.
The children of Thomas and Georgia are:
2. Cheryl Jean Sain, married Unknown Leslie
3. Randall Cody Sain
4. Christie Lynn Sain married Unknown Mugerditchian