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Francis Joseph Nelson
Birth: Dec. 21, 1923
Montague
Montague County
Texas, USA
Death: Apr. 5, 1980
Greenwood
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA

SHREVEPORT TIMES: Apr. 7,1980

FRANCIS NELSON

Francis Joseph Nelson, 56, of Bethany died Saturday in Greenwood after a long illness.
Mr. Nelson was a veteran of World War II.
The funeral will be at 10 am today in McGuire Funeral Home Chapel in Vivian with the Rev. Bob Wolfe,pastor of the First Baptist Church of Ida, officiating. Burial will be in Bethsaida Cemetery in Ida.
Mr. Nelson's survivors include his wife, Virginia G. Nelson; his step-mother, Beatrice Eubanks of Ida; three sons, Michael W. Nelson of Kilgore, Texas. Freddie James Nelson of Minden, and Rodney Glenn Nelson of Bethany; a daughter, Debra Ann Nelson Inman of Waskom Texas; two half-brothers, Charles Nelson, and General Lee Nelson, both of Morgan City; and four grandchildren.

Family:
Father: Charles Henry Nelson 1879-1942
Mother: Eva Ann Capehart Edwards-Nelson 1883-1932
Step Mother: Della Beatrice Evans Nelson-Eubanks 1906-1983
Brothers:
Fred Lee Nelson 1914-1946
Leroy Jackson Nelson 1920-1974
Jessie James Nelson 1922-1942
Sister: Myrtle Mae Nelson Baggett 1917-1989
Half Brothers:
Charles Clarence Edwards 1907-1994
Charles Columbus Nelson 1936-1912
General Lee Nelson (Living)
Half Sisters:
Alberta Lorna Edwards Fostum 1903-unknown
Mary Ruth Edwards Bennett 1907-1930
Margaret Edwards Lou 1910-unknown
Carolyn Ann Nelson Fontenot (Living) 
 
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 Parents:
  Charles Henry Nelson (1878 - 1942)
  Eva Ann Capehart Edwards-Nelson (1883 - 1932)
 
 Spouse:
  Ara Virginia Goodman Nelson (1929 - 1992)
 
 Children:
  Wanda Lee Nelson (1948 - 1959)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Clarence Edwards (1907 - 1994)**
  Mary Ruth Edwards Bennett (1907 - 1930)**
  Fred Lee Nelson (1914 - 1946)*
  Myrtle Mae Nelson Baggett (1917 - 1989)*
  Leroy Jackson Nelson (1920 - 1974)*
  Jessie J Nelson (1922 - 1942)*
  Francis Joseph Nelson (1923 - 1980)
  Charles Columbus Nelson (1936 - 2012)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
Tec 5 US Army WW II
 
Note: Married Sep 10, 1947 in Bossier Parish Louisiana
 
Burial:
Bethsaida Cemetery
Ida
Caddo Parish
Louisiana, USA
 
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Originally Created by: Ellen Stevens
Record added: Jul 21, 2010
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 Added: Sep. 26, 2015
Daddy Today you would have been 91 yrs. old. I hope you are looking down on us and is happy that your children are doing good. I wished our kids (your grandchildren and great grandchildren could have met you. I love you forever and always your daughter......(Read more)
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