Nellie Pearl Nelson (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Sunday, January 4, 2009 at University Hospital, Mrs. Nellie Pearl Nelson, 83, formerly of Golden Camp Road. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, January 12, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from Summerville Baptist Church, 220 Tubman Home Road with Reverend C. A. Scott officiating. Interment will be in Southview Cemetery. The family will receive friends this evening at the funeral home from 5:00 - 6:00 p.m. Mrs. Nelson was a native of Augusta and a member of Summerville Baptist Church where she was active in the choir and Missionary Board. She attended Paine College and retired from St. Joseph Hospital as a Unit Secretary. Survivors are one son, Vernon W. Nelson; one grandson, Vernon W. Nelson Jr., Las Vegas, NV; and a host of cousins, great friends of Augusta, Waynesboro and Burke County. Friends may call 3912 Grape Avenue or W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-January 11, 2009