Curtis Larry Nelson
Curtis Larry Nelson
  • January 17, 1940 - April 29, 2017
  • Alabama

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Funeral Service will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 1, 2017 at Collier-Butler Chapel for Mr. Curtis Larry Nelson, 77 of Gadsden who passed away Saturday, April 29, 2017. Rev. Roger Igou, Jr. Larry's Great Nephew, will officiate. Burial will be at Pilgrims Rest Cemetery.
Collier-Butler Funeral and Cremation Services will direct.
Larry was a native and longtime resident of Southside. He retired from the Sheet Metal Union as a draftsman with over 40 years of service. He was an avid fisherman and outdoorsman.
Larry was preceded in death by his parents, Joel David "Dovie" Nelson and Mattie Lena Bolton Nelson; sister, Margie (Bill) Igou; brothers, J.B. (Avis) Nelson and Billy Marion Nelson; niece, Carol Williams; and nephew, Donald Igou.
Survivors include his brother, Hugh (Nan) Nelson; nephews: Michael "Buddy" Nelson, Mark Nelson, Max Nelson, David Nelson, Rickey Nelson, Ronnie (Tammy) Igou, Joe D. Nelson, Darrell Nelson, Roger Dale Igou, Sr.; and niece, Kim Nelson.
The family will receive friends from 12 pm until 2 pm at the funeral home Monday.