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 Annie Myrl <I>Roberts</I> Nelson

Annie Myrl Roberts Nelson

Death 27 Sep 2003 (aged 77)
Burial Gulfport, Harrison County, Mississippi, USA
Plot Garden of Devotion
Memorial ID 103781896 · View Source
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Sun Herald, The (Biloxi, MS) - October 3, 2003
Annie M. Nelson, age 77, beloved mother and grandmother, went home to live with her Lord Saturday, September 27, 2003.

Annie was born in the small town of Jayess, Miss., on December 3, 1925, to the late Joe and Irma Cothern Roberts. On July 4, 1958, she was united in marriage to the late Vincent A. Nelson of Galesburg, Illinois. Annie was a member of St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Gulfport, MS.

Annie worked at Kahlers Food Store in Gulfport as a cashier until the late seventies when she retired. She lived in Gulfport until 1997, when she moved to Fort Worth, Texas. She traveled back and forth between her two daughters, Karen Nelson Davis of Fort Worth, TX; and Jean Nelson McCool of Georgetown, Delaware. Annie had two grandchildren, Steven Michael Davis of Fort Worth and Kelsey Lorraine McCool of Georgetown, Delaware, whom she loved dearly. Annie was also very close to her son-in-laws, Robert W. Davis and Larry D. McCool. In addition to her parents and husband, she is preceded in death by her sister, Milna L. Roberts.

Visitation will be Friday, October 3, 2003 from 7:00 -- 8:30 pm at Riemann Funeral Home, 1718 25th Avenue, Gulfport. Graveside service and interment will be Saturday, October 4, 2003, 11:00 am at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens and Mausoleum in Gulfport. The Rev. Adam Cooper, pastor of St. Matthews Lutheran Church will officiate.

Annie was not only a wonderful mother and grandmother, but was a wonderful friend. She will be deeply missed.

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 103781896
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