NELSON, Melvis Edward “Mel”
Nelson, Melvis Edward “Mel”, age 73, of Mt. Juliet, TN, died June 17, 2016. Mel was a member of Center Chapel Church of Christ. He was an agent with State Farm Insurance for many years and was formally a pharmacist in Alabama. Mel was the son of the late, Emil E. and Betty Thorn Nelson. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Bernadine Nelson.
He is survived by: Son – Brandon (April) Nelson;Brothers – Albert Doyle (Sidney) Nelson and Melvin R. (Paula) Nelson;Grandchildren – Emma Nelson and Evan Nelson;Several nieces and nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the ALS Foundation, Gift Processing Center, PO Box 6051, Albert Lea, MN 56007 or on line at www.alsa.org.
Funeral services were conducted on Monday, June 20, 2016 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Bro. Andy Connelly officiating. Interment followed at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens.
Arrangements by Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615)773-2663. Obit Line (615)641-2663, www.bondmemorial.com