Justin Keith Nelms

Justin Keith Nelms, 30, passed away on Saturday, February 12, 2022.  He was a native of Suffolk, Virginia, and had been a resident of Newport News for most of his life.  He attended Denbigh High School and worked construction at the family business, HCN Contractors.

Justin was goofy and loved to make people laugh.  He was loyal to his family members and to all he loved; he loved working and being with family and close friends.  He was very kind and giving to anyone who needed help.  His smile will be remembered by all who knew him and he will be greatly missed.

Justin was preceded in death by his grandfather, Horace Nelms, Jr., brother Baby Allen Nelms, and uncle Allen Nelms. 

He is survived by his mother Rosmidar Saad, father, William L. Nelms; sisters, Jessica Nelms-Piggott (Sterling) and Angelina Nelms; brothers, Lammie Nelms, Ricky Nelms, Josh Nelms, and Matthew Dake; nieces, Sha-Maya Johnson, Innisent Johnson, Lamia Piggott; nephews, Raymel Piggott, Sterling Piggott, Jr., Baby Justin Keith Nelms, Josiah Nelms, and Messiah Nelms; and numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins, especially Horace Nelms IV and Laura Nelms.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at 2:00 p.m. at Peninsula Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Holly Lawn Cemetery in Suffolk.
Arrangements are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd., Newport News, VA 23601.


    • Jessica

      hey bro, I wanna tell you I miss more and more everyday!!! Its painful not having you here. Everywhere I go theres so many memories of us as kids. I just wish your were here miss talking to you. your loyalty and love for your family is unmatched and one of a kind. Your name will always live on through us your Family and never forgotten, not a day goes by that I dont think about you. love you bro💙🪽 The meaning of losing you cant even be explained. # L.L.J 💙💙💙

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