Larry Wayne Nelson, 1962-2019


Funeral services Larry Wayne Nelson, 56, of Mineola were Tuesday, Jan. 29 at Hubbard Chapel Baptist Church with Brother Rick Ellington officiating. Burial was at Concord Cemetery.

He died Jan. 26, 2019, in Quitman.

Mr. Nelson was born Nov. 9, 1962, in Aurora, Ill., to Troy and Virginia Cotton Nelson. He lived the last 13 years in the Hainesville community and was a member of Hubbard Chapel Baptist Church. Larry was an independent insurance adjuster and loved horseback riding and fishing.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Troy and Virginia Nelson.

He is survived by his wife of 26 years, Vicki Nelson of Hainesville; three sons, Timothy Nelson, Fort Worth, David Sheffield, Mineola, and Tommy of Bashioum, Okla.; a daughter, Shannon Wood, Carrollton; three brothers, Nuegene Nelson, Illinois, Gary Nelson, Arlington, and Duane Nelson, Azle; three sisters, Evon Holbrook, Alabama, Joanne Nelson, Alvarado, Diane Watson, Alvarado; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and extended family.

The family gives special thanks to Kim Hudson for all her help and to Rhonda Coxey and Kim Hudson.

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