Born June 13, 1939, in Clear Spring, MD, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Trumpower and Helen (Lesher) Trumpower.
Nell was a 1957 graduate of Clear Spring High School and retired from Maryland Ribbon after 35 years.
She is a member of Blairs Valley First Church of God in Clear Spring and a member of the Joseph C. Herbert American Legion Post 222 Ladies Auxiliary in Clear Spring. She was also a previous treasurer for the Town of Clear Spring.
Her greatest passion was enjoying her children, grandchildren, brothers, sisters, extended family, and her many friends in the Clear Spring area.
Nell is survived by three sons, Robert E. Simmers (Melinda), John Simmers (Tracey), and Kevin Simmers (Dana); a sister, Linda Lee; two brothers, Terry Trumpower (Deb) and Donald Trumpower (Linda); 3 grandchildren, Ben, Grant, and Abbey; 5 step-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Nell was preceded in death by a son, Greg Simmers; a granddaughter, Brooke Simmers; and a sister, Margaret Mandeville.
There will be no viewing or visitation.
A celebration of life will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 2 p.m. at Blairs Valley First Church of God, 13722 Blairs Valley Road, Clear Spring, MD with Pastor Dale Carver officiating. Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family.
Due to current COVID-19 regulations, facial coverings are required and social distancing will be practiced.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Brooke’s House, 17670 Technology Blvd., Hagerstown, MD 21740.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.thompsonfhinc.com.
Donald Edwin Thompson Funeral Home, Inc. is honored to serve the family.