From the Office of Bishop Grant J. Hagiya
In sadness, we share the news that The Rev. Allan Nesbitt, died on Saturday, April 9, 2022.
Rev. Allan Nesbitt was a retired elder in the Desert Southwest Conference. He was a graduate of University of Denver and Iliff School of Theology. He was admitted on trial in the Rocky Mountain Conference of the Methodist Church in 1959 and was appointed to Grant Avenue in Denver, CO (1960); Epworth (1963); Centenary in Salt Lake City (1966); Centenary-Grace in Salt Lake City (1967); St. Paul UMC in Boulder, CO (1971); East UMC in Colorado Springs, CO (1975); as the Program Coordinator of Council on Ministries (1980); leave of absence (1983) and Breckenridge UMC in Breckenridge, CO (1984). He transferred to the Desert Southwest Conference in 1988 and served at St. Paul’s UMC in Claypool/Globe, AZ (1988); Creighton UMC in Phoenix (1990); sabbatical leave (1991); leave of absence (1993) and at Grace UMC in Mesa, AZ (1993). Rev. Nesbitt retired in 1997.
Memorial services were held on Sunday, May 15, 2022.
Condolences can be sent to:
Mrs. Carolee Nesbitt
2975 Terrace Drive, Apt. 314
Las Cruces, NM 88011
We join our hearts together in grief, acknowledging our human loss. May God grant us grace, that in pain we may find comfort; in sorrow, hope; and in death, resurrection. With gratitude for the life and ministry of Rev. Allan Nesbitt, please hold his family and friends in prayer at this time.