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Nell Reeves Lassig
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • First Baptist Church of Charleston Children's Ministry Fund
    48 Meeting Street
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • First Baptist Church of Charleston Lottie Moon Christmas Offering
    48 Meeting Street
    Charleston, SC 29401
  • Memorials may be made to:
  • First Baptist Church of Charleston Faith, Family and Future Campaign, Lower School
    48 Meeting Street
    Charleston, SC 29401

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“Nell was a devoted friend of my mother, Vernada Webber, while she was a member of First Baptist and visited Mom when she moved to Cooper Hall (The...Read More »
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2 of 6 | Posted by: Deane Hines - Greenville, SC

“May our AWESOME GOD comfort you during this sad time. Nell was a beautiful lady. Her legacy will live through many people. May all your wonderful...Read More »
3 of 6 | Posted by: Deane Hines - Greenville, SC

“Sorry for your loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" strengthen your family during this difficult time ...Read More »
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“So sorry for your loss Linda, I am thinking of you and praying ! ”
5 of 6 | Posted by: Reid Simons-Fulton - Jacksonville, FL

“Peace and strength be with you all. I shall remember and appreciate Mrs. Lassig teaching Bible class while I studied at First Baptist. ”
6 of 6 | Posted by: Karen Kinard - Student


Nell Reeves Lassig, 91, of Mount Pleasant, South Carolina, widow of Donald Leslie Lassig entered into eternal rest Saturday, December 2, 2017. Her Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 5, 2017 in the First Baptist Church of Charleston, 48 Meeting Street at 2:00 p.m. Interment, Mount Pleasant Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the church. Arrangements by J. Henry Stuhr, Inc., Downtown Chapel.

Nell was born April 7, 1926 in Charleston, South Carolina, daughter of the late Charles Calhoun Reeves and Cleasie Wyndham Reeves. She was a dedicated member of First Baptist Church of Charleston where she was a deacon, a member of the Nonie Wilson-Ann Judson Sunday School Class, head of homebound ministries for many years, and served as Senior Adult Activity Coordinator for 20 years. Nell spent a lifetime sharing the Gospel with children as she was the director of children's Sunday School and taught Bible at First Baptist School for 29 years.

She is survived by two daughters: Karen Lassig Rodelsperger (Dr. George Edward) of Johns Island, SC and Linda Caroline Corbisello of Mt. Pleasant, SC; grandson, Dr. Robert Peter Rodelsperger (Holly Renken) of Charleston, SC; two granddaughters: Elizabeth Rodelsperger Curry (Dr. Jason Andrew) of Charleston, SC and Sarah Rodelsperger Rickman (Demitri Emanuel) of Charleston, SC; great-grandchildren, Allie, Emma, and Peter Rodelsperger; sister, Mary Reeves Simons of Mt. Pleasant, SC; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her grandson, Jordon Tradd Barber and her brother and a sister.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Charleston Children's Ministry Fund, First Baptist Church of Charleston Lottie Moon Christmas Offering or First Baptist Church Faith, Family and Future Campaign, Lower School, 48 Meeting Street, Charleston, SC 29401.