She professed faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith.
She united in marriage to Woodrow Nelson April 27, 1963. He preceded her in death September 3, 2014.
She is survived by one daughter and two sons: Loretta Morgan and husband, Randy, Joe Nelson and wife, Peggy of Campbellsville and Glenn Nelson of Louisville; ten grandchildren: Joe Nelson, Alicia Nelson, Kasey Shae Nelson, Timmie Nelson, Dustin Morgan, Randy Morgan Jr., Skyler Morgan, Tammy Perkins, Amanda Pierce and Jackie Curtsinger; thirteen great-grandchildren: Layla Wilds, Addison Nelson, Braxton Morgan, Gracelynn Morgan, Bella Grace Morgan, Alex Arnett, Caydin Perkins, Zachary Curtsinger, Hayley Curtsinger, Colton Curtsinger, Jaden Pierce, Kayden Melson and Kensley Melson; two sisters: Janice Ferguson and husband, Bill and Patsy Vernon of Grand Prairie, Texas; three sisters-in-law: Opal Nelson, Helen Jean Bell and Mary Whitlock of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Hershel Nelson January 16, 1990 and one step son, Keith Nelson June 25, 2010.
VISITATION: 5:00 P.M. - 8:00 P.M., Monday, March 30,2015 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Parrott &Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Rev. Bill Ferguson
BURIAL: Brookside Cemetery
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