|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1907|
|Death: ||Sep. 2, 1970|
The Town Talk (Alexandria, Louisiana) September 3, 1970 Page 3
Claude A. Nelson of Ferriday Dies
Ferriday, La. – Claude A. Nelson, 63, of Ferriday. Died Wednesday at Concordia Parish General hospital after a long illness. He had resided here since 1944 and retired from the grocery business in 1964.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Ferriday and was a past president of the Ferriday Chamber of Commerce.
He is survived by his wife, Mrs. Hazel Cauthern Nelson of Ferriday; a son, William R. Nelson of Ferriday; a daughter, Mrs. Claudine Thompson of Lake Providence; three brothers, Julius E. Nelson of Monroe, Chaplain George A. Nelson of Dallas, Tex., and Bernard Nelson of Hammond; two sisters Mrs. Marion Lee of Bunkie and Mrs. Mattie Campbell of Shreveport; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m. today in the chapel of Comer Funeral Home. Graveside services were to be held at 2 p. m. at Lake Providence.
Transcribed by Ginga Butler Hathaway
George Peter Hilding Nelson (1875 - 1962)
Jeptha Spann Hamer Nelson (1878 - 1963)
Hazel C. Nelson (1910 - ____)
Merriam Nelson Lee (1901 - 1994)*
George Alfred Nelson (1903 - 2000)*
Julius E. Nelson (1905 - 1980)*
Claude A. Nelson (1907 - 1970)
Mattie Nelson Campbell (1912 - 1995)*
Jeptha Bernard Nelson (1919 - 1982)*
Lake Providence Cemetery
East Carroll Parish
Created by: Sandy Guthrie Moore
Record added: May 12, 2010
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