Mr. Patrick Wayne Nevels, 66, passed away on Saturday, December 28, 2019, at his home in McCool, MS. He was born November 19, 1953, in Memphis, TN. He had worked at the Silver Star Casino in several capacities, most recently in maintenance. He was preceded in death by his father, Cecil Wayne Nevels. He is survived by his fiancé, Rhonda Breckenridge of McCool, MS; his mother Bettye Wixon Nevels Dunaway of Gulfport, MS; three sisters, Vera Lynn (Robert) Quin, Margaret Gail (Thomas) Rice, and Karen Nevels (Howard) Dysart, all of Gulfport, MS; a brother, David Keith (Pamela) Nevels of Gulfport, MS; and a host of nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held at a later date in Gulfport, MS. Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.