Obituary and Service Information for James W Nelson

Nelson, James W

Date: Memorial Gathering: Friday, September 9, 2011
Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Visitation Location:
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel

Date: Memorial Service: Friday, September 9, 2011
Time: 3:00p.m.

Service Location:
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel


In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Nelson Family

James W. Nelson, 81 of Lonedell, entered into rest on September 5, 2011 in Pacific, Missouri. He was born in Poplar Bluff on July 7, 1930; he was the son of the late James R. and Flossie (Daley) Nelson. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, JoAnne (Bauers) Nelson.

He was a paint maker for Glidden Paint and Banner Paint; he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two daughters: Elizabeth Nelson of Irondale and Anna Nelson of Lonedell; a brother, Henry Nelson of St. Louis; a grandchild, Eric (Becky) Hollowell; four great-grandchildren: Danielle, DJ, Amber and Steve; a great-great-grandchildren, Daiten and Baby Zo; and many nieces and nephews.

Mr. Nelson was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: Tom, Noble, Warren, Ruth, Helen, Mary and Ruby.

Rev. Brian Law will be officiating the memorial service.


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