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Byron Gant Nelson

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“I've had the pleasure of knowing Byron for the past few years from a local gym in our community named Dynamic Dimensions. Byron was part of our gym...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: Tammy Higginbotham - Lake Charles, LA

“I'll always remember Byron as a friend. We used to sit together up in the balcony at First Methodist church in Lake Charles and talk every Sunday...Read More »
2 of 16 | Posted by: Jimmy Owens - Glen Saint Mary, FL

“I didnt know Byron very well, but Dennis talked about him very dearly. My prayers to his daughters and all his Family. ”
3 of 16 | Posted by: Dianne Nelson - Iowa, LA

Mr. Nelson helping staff with an event poster. He's the one in the middle with the red t-shirt on! “Mr. Nelson was one of our favorite patrons here at the Moss Bluff Library. He always had a nice smile and pleasant word for everyone on staff. He...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Amy Verkruissen - Lake Charles, LA

“Had he pleasure of visiting with Byron during a Saints playoff game always laughing and positive I enjoyed our visit.He was a character but fun to...Read More »
5 of 16 | Posted by: Richard Trahan - Pensacola, FL

“We had the pleasure of building and living next to Mr. Byron on the river. He was one of a kind and had an infectious personality. We all enjoyed...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Kelli Bellon - Moss Bluff, LA

“Byron and i grew up together in grammar, high school and college. Our families lived in the same area for several generations. Byron and i had...Read More »
7 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Byron and I raced against each other while on the LCHS track team. He was always a tough competitor and always had a big smile on his face! RIP Byron ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Jack Gates - Richmond, VA

“We miss our buddy so much! It was a pleasure everyday to look across the river and wave and visit with Byron. He was always so friendly and kind to...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Jennifer "River" and Nancy Doiron - LA

“It all started with an add in the paper. Sail boat for sale.I had no idea when I bought that old boat that I was meeting one of my best friends ever...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Jim Foreman - Carlyss, LA

“My brother was so talented. His main joy were his girls. ”
11 of 16 | Posted by: A friend

“Remembering good times of of our youth Byron. Rest in peace dear cousin ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Betty Nelson Lee Santa Fe Texas

“Sincere condolences to the entire Byron Nelson Family. Will always remember Byron and the fun times we had as kids growing up in Lake Charles. Rest...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Ron & Loyce Woods - TX

“Your Dad will Greatly be Missed. He always had a great story and a Hee-Hee-Hee that would put a smile on everyone's face. Our Prayers are with you...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Daryl & Kammy Didier - Moss Bluff, LA

“My brother was a creative intellect, restrained in his societal relationships, but openly loving of his daughters, Robin and Stephanie. ”
15 of 16 | Posted by: James L Nelson - Hammond, LA

“Robin and Stephanie you are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. May your memory of all the happy times with your dad bring...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Margaret Soileau-Green - McAllen, TX

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Byron was born on October 28, 1941 and passed away on Wednesday, June 14, 2017.

Byron was a resident of Louisiana.