Athens Review, Athens, Texas

June 17, 2014

Marjorie "Jerry" Sholars Nakasone


The Athens Review

Athens — Marjorie "Jerry" Sholars Nakasone, 86, of Longview passed away Sunday, June 15, 2014. There will be a private ceremony at a later date.

Mrs. Nakasone was born November 23, 1927, in New York, Texas to Dennis and Clara Tindel Sholars. She was a resident of Longview for six and one-half years. Mrs. Nakasone graduated from LaPoynor High School in 1944 and Baylor University in 1947. She taught school in LaPoynor, Texas; Sanderson, Texas; Japan; Germany; and San Diego.

Mrs. Nakasone is survived by her husband, Henry Nakasone of Longview; sister, Rowena Sholars of New York, Texas; niece, Martha Nichols and husband, Eric of Longview; nephew, Paul String of Athens, Texas; great-niece, Erica Nichols of Dallas; and great-nephew, Bryant Nichols of Longview.

The family requests memorials be made to LifeCare Hospice, 1809 Gilmer Road, Longview, Texas 75604; or the American Red Cross, 1604 Hwy 31, Longview, Texas 75604.