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“I am sorry to hear about Mr. Nelson. He and my Dad were friends and he was always such a kind man with a smile for everyone. God bless his family, I...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Alice Hawkins

“Our family is very sad for all of your loss. He was a very kind and special man, Dad and Grandfather. I'm thankful for the times I enjoyed his...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Jill McCormick McKeown - TX

“Ann and family,I'm sorry to hear about Nelson. He and the family will be in my prayers today and the coming days. ”
3 of 9 | Posted by: David LeJeune - Lake Charles, LA

“He was a wonderful, sweet man and a great neighbor. He would be working in his garden, then he would come to the fence and we would talk LSU and...Read More »
4 of 9 | Posted by: Michael & Annie Allen - LA

“We are deeply saddened to learn of "Mr. Nelson's" passing. He was a very dear friend for many years. As Grand Knight of the KC Council, I could...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Philip Ardoin - City Humble, TX

“Sorry for your loss, may God give you all peace during this sorrowful time. ”
6 of 9 | Posted by: Evelyn Newman - FL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Sherri & Curtis Brinkmann - TX

“Sorry for your loss may the God of comfort continue to give you STRENGTH as you endure these days ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: A friend

“I am very privileged to have shared many moments with Nelson. A very fine man who was most dedicated to his family, his faith and his church...Read More »
9 of 9 | Posted by: Deacon George Carr - Lake Charles, LA


Nelson was born on July 14, 1924 and passed away on Saturday, August 12, 2017.

Nelson was a resident of Lake Charles, Louisiana at the time of passing.

He farmed with his family in the Hayes/Bell City area until he joined the United States Army during World War II.

A Mass of Christian burial will be at 10:00 AM Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Consolata Cemetery. Visitation Tuesday will be from 5:00 PM until 9:00 PM with a scripture service and rosary beginning at 6:00 PM. Visitation Wednesday will be from 8:00 AM until 9:45 AM in the funeral home.

From the 7-11 Corporation, he was awarded a trip to meet Jerry Lewis in Las Vegas for collecting the most contributions for Muscular Dystrophy.

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