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Dr. Jack K. Nelson

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“We were friends for forty years. I enjoyed every minute working together on our Research Methods book. I will miss my friend, but am thankful for...Read More »
1 of 8 | Posted by: Jerry Thomas - Statesboro, GA

“to Scott and family, Very sorry to read of your dads passing. Our condolences to you and your entire family. He sounded like a great father. James...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: A friend

Jerry Thomas, Amelia Lee, Jack Nelson, Jo Alice Carter “The best of friends and the best kind of friend: Jack Nelson. He could make you laugh until it hurt or spend hours in quiet companionship. On the...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Kathi Thomas - Statesboro, GA

“Dr. Jack K. Nelson was my friend and professional colleague for 40 years. We wrote many papers together as well as the best-selling book on Research...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Jerry Thomas - Statesboro, GA

“I miss you my friend. Thanks for your guidance through the years. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Gerald George - Lafayette, LA

“Miss you my friend. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Gerald George - Lafayette, LA

“He was the best friend a person could ever hope for. We experienced some of life's great moments together. My life will be forever changed without my...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Malcolm Patterson - Freeport, FL

“I am so sorry for your loss !! ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Judy Trembath - Baton Rouge, LA

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Dr. Nelson was born on September 14, 1932 and passed away on Friday, January 12, 2018.

Dr. Nelson was a resident of Baton Rouge, Louisiana at the time of passing.

He grew up in Valier, Montana and received his bachelor's and Master's degrees from The Un.

Following a stint in the air force, he received his PhD from The University of Oregon.