Mrs. Memory Annis Nelson

Published 7:22pm Wednesday, March 20, 2013


Funeral service for Mrs. Memory Annis Nelson, 68, of Goodwater, will be Thursday, March 21, 2013 at 11:00 am at Oaks Chapel Baptist Church.  Rev. Charles Stone and Bro. James Morgan will officiate.

Burial will follow in the adjoining cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 20, 2013 from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Radney Funeral Home.

Mrs. Nelson passed away on Monday, March 18, 2013 at her residence.

She was born on April 11, 1944 in Tallapoosa County, Alabama to John Will Saxon and Mozelle Whitley Saxon.  She was a member of Oaks Chapel Baptist Church.

Mrs. Nelson graduated from Goodwater High School and worked as a homemaker for her husband, children, and grandchildren who she loved dearly.

She enjoyed fishing, visiting with her friends on Facebook, and cooking, especially her favorite dish of macaroni and cheese.

Mrs. Nelson was a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother who will be missed immensely.

She is survived by her husband of 50 years and 4 months, Ray Allen Nelson of Goodwater; daughter, Lisa Loomis of Goodwater; sons, William Allen Nelson (Carlene) of Augusta, GA and Gregory Lee Nelson (Tippa) of Clanton; grandsons, Chris Nelson of Augusta, GA and Josh and Matthew Nelson both of Clanton; and sisters, Patricia Keel (Wayne) of Alexander City and Kay Edwards (Dave) of Childersburg.

She was preceded in death by her parents; sister, Edwina Tankersley; brothers, Billy Saxon and Ken Saxon; and grandson, Brad Nelson.

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Radney Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.