YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, September 14, 2016, at 11:00 a.m. at Victory Lutheran Church, 2110 Glenwood Ave., for Mrs. Sarah Jean Giles-Nelson, 90, Youngstown, who departed this life on Saturday, September 3, 2016, at Omni Manor Nursing Home.
Sarah was born November 10, 1925, in Birmingham, Alabama, a daughter of Robert and Lula Stringer Morris.
She was a graduate of The Rayen High School and a beloved member of Victory Lutheran Church of Youngstown, Ohio. She was also a member of the Eastern Star.
Sara was a giving person with a big heart often volunteering her time to work with the Heart Foundation, Red Cross and the Salvation Army feeding the homeless.
She leaves to cherish her memory a son, Bryan Giles of Canton, Ohio, 3 grandchildren, Bryan Giles Jr., Sharesse Nicole Andrews and Sonya Michelle Mitchell; a sister, Grammer Wall, a lifelong friend Emma Gibson, and many well thoughts of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Sarah is preceded in death by her parents, a son Gary E. “Tojo” Giles and husband Elite Nelson; a sister, Eloise Gletcher and a special aunt, Mary McLlroy.
Arrangements handled by F.D. Mason Memorial Funeral Home.
A television tribute will air Monday, September 12 at the following approximate times:
12:25 p.m. WKBN, 6:58 p.m. on MyYTV and 10:37 p.m. FOX.