Survivors include; one son, Willie Ray (and Michelle) Nelson; two daughters, Renee and Chelsea Nelson all of Somerset, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Tayler Virginia West, Willie Ray Nelson II, Austin Wayne Nelson, and Emily Rose Nelson; two brothers, Wayne (and Connie) Nelson and Ronnie Nelson; and two sisters, Carol (and Jay) Floyd, and Beverly Gaddis.
Jerry adhered to the Baptist Faith. He enjoyed farming, riding motorcycles and being around family. He was a very devoted family man, and was a very trustworthy individual.
He was employed by D.B.S. Corporation of Chattanooga, Tennessee and he was considered a legend in the company.
He was a kind and fun loving person who will be greatly missed by all who knew him and he leaves a host of relatives, friends and business associates who mourn his passing.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Friday, September 18, 2015 at the Chapel of the Pulaski Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Chandler officiating. Burial will follow in the Nelson Family Cemetery.
Military Honors will be conducted by the American Legion Post # 38
Visitation at the Pulaski Funeral Home from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, September 17, 2015.
Pulaski Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all arrangements.