Nellie Nelson

July 27, 1925 ~ May 3, 2020 (age 94)


Nellie Nelson went to be with our Lord and Savior Sunday May 3rd, 2020 in Canon City, Colorado. Nellie was born in Lexington, Oklahoma to Tom and Sylvia Sasser on July 27th, 1925. Nellie loved to spend time with family and in church. Many fond memories were associated with her years of membership at Wetmore Baptist Church. Nellie is survived by her husband Lee Nelson, Son Tom (Donna) Nelson, Son in law Allen Chace, Three Granddaughters, Calley (Mike) Till, Bethany (Lee) Atkinson, Brenna (Noah) Torberson, and one Grandson, Chris (Sonia) Nelson. Nellie is also survived by Nine Great Granddaughters, Seven Great Grandsons, One Great Great Grandson, and her brother Jack Sasser (Roma Jean). Nellie is preceded in death by her parents Tom Sasser, and Sylvia Winters Sasser, Daughter Janelle Nelson Chace, and her Grandson Brant Chace. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Fremont Regional Hospice in Canon City, Colorado. Services entrusted to Harwood Funeral Home.

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