Funeral services for Nelson "Gil" Tassell Jr., 37, of Newcomerstown, were Feb. 1, 2010, at the First Baptist Church, Newcomerstown. Pastor Tom Barber officiated the services. The Addy Funeral Home in Newcomerstown was entrusted with arrangements. He passed away Jan. 30 at The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus. 

He was born April 10, 1972, in Ypsilanti, Mich., the son of Nelson Tassell of Newcomerstown and the late June (Ranger) Tassell.

Survivors include two sisters, Glenda Hadley and Tammy Hadley, both of Ypsilanti, Mich.; one brother, Cody Hadley of Newcomerstown; one niece, Ashley Carr of Newcomerstown; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Nelson Tassell Sr., 225 W. Church St., Newcomerstown, OH 43832.

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