Cover photo for Lavern Nelson's Obituary
Lavern Nelson Profile Photo
1939 Lavern Nelson 2022

Lavern Nelson

October 19, 1939 — October 6, 2022

Mrs. Lavern Nelson, 82, of Dadeville, passed away October 6, 2022. She was born October 19, 1939.

Visitation will begin at 1:00 pm with funeral service to follow at 2:00 pm on Monday, October 10, 2022, at Union Methodist Church, Dadeville with Rev. Ross Kilpatrick officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Ralph and Chemira McGhee; husband of 38 years, Eugene Nelson; grandson, Jon Luke Haddock and great-grandson, Braden Nelson.

She is survived by her children, Chris Nelson (Christy), Angie Nelson and Gene Nelson (Leah); brother, Charles McGhee (Mary Allen); sister, Jerlene Hall (Danny); grandchildren, Bryan Nelson, Justin Nelson, Elijah Haddock, Brently Nelson and Cadie Nelson; great-grandchildren, Bryce Nelson, Alyssa Nelson, Carson Nelson, Ryker Nelson, Emmett Haddock and Trenton Jacob Haddock; and special friend, Carl Hoyt Mask.

She retired from Auburn University after over 20 years of service. She was a member of Union Methodist Church, where she served faithfully on several committees, including the cemetery committee. She will be remembered for being a neat and orderly person. She enjoyed cooking and being outside, where she could often be seen cutting grass and burning leaves. She touched the hearts of all she met and will be greatly missed.

Online condolences at www.linvillememorial.com.

Linville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory

Eclectic, Alabama

Privacy Disclaimer. The information contained in this obituary is intended solely for the private use of the families and friends of the deceased to support each other and honor, respect and pay tribute to the memory of the deceased. Any and all other use is strictly prohibited unless consent is provided in writing by the funeral home. Without limiting the foregoing, any reproduction, distribution of the information contained herein, nor any contact or solicitation of any person identified in this work, nor any attempt to use the information in the work is prohibited.

 

 

 

 

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Lavern Nelson, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Public Viewing

Monday, October 10, 2022

1:00 - 2:00pm (Central time)

Union Methodist Church

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Monday, October 10, 2022

2:00 - 3:00pm (Central time)

Union Methodist Church

Plant Tree

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Visits: 1295

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree