John Earl Nash

February 19, 1943 - December 11, 2018
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John Earl Nash, 75, of Dickinson, passed away Tuesday, December 11, 2018, in Houston, TX.  He was born February 19, 1943, in Galveston, to Elizabeth and Earl F. Nash, Sr.  John spent his entire career with the US Postal Service, holding the position of Postmaster in Angleton, TX, before his retirement.  He was a former board member of Coastal Community Credit Union.  John loved visiting casinos and traveling, especially cruises.  Christmas was one of John’s favorite holidays, and for many years he dressed up as Santa Claus and handed out gifts for his family.

He was preceded in death by his parents and infant nephew and Godchild, Earl F. Nash, III.

John is survived by his wife, Carol; brother, Earl. F. Nash, Jr.; Godchild, Quinnten Crow; and numerous nieces, nephews, other family members and friends.

John’s family will receive visitors beginning at 10:00 am, Monday, December 17, at Malloy & Son Funeral Home.  Funeral service will begin at 11:30 am with burial following at Galveston Memorial Park in Hitchcock.

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Visitation Information

Date: Monday, December 17, 2018

Time: 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Malloy & Son Funeral Home


3028 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550

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Service Information

Date: Monday, December 17, 2018

Time: 11:30 am

Malloy & Son Funeral Home


3028 Broadway
Galveston, TX 77550

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Cemetery Information

Date: Monday, December 17, 2018

Time: 12:45 pm

Galveston Memorial Park


7301 Memorial Drive
Hitchcock, TX 77563

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Born: February 19, 1943
Died: December 11, 2018

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Lillian posted on 12/16/18

So sorry for your loss prayers for all The Leyva’s


Hudson Caro posted on 12/15/18

God bless you, John ! We had some good laughs at the Main Post Office in Galveston !


lionel w Ochoa posted on 12/14/18

The comfort of having a friend may be taken away, but not that of having had one. Rest in peace my friend.


Jeanie Bolton posted on 12/14/18

John I will miss you greatly. You will always be my Santa. Love you.


Jackie, Jaime and Julie Napoli posted on 12/13/18

He was a wonderful man. Loved by all. We will miss him.


Illana Mills posted on 12/13/18

Sorry to hear of john's passing worked with him at kroger he kept me in stitches we had a blast on the casino bus he got for us at kroger RIP john Love illana mills