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Arnell Nelson Sr.

Arnell Nelson Sr., 86, passed away Nov. 24, 2020. A funeral service was held Dec. 5 at Galilee M.B. Church, Hazlehurst, with Rev. Timothy Jackson officiating. Interment was in Galilee M.B. Church Cemetery. Hazlehurst Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Mrs. Nelson was born Dec. 5, 1933, in Copiah County, to John Henry and Eva Mae Nelson. He was a member of Galilee M.B. Church.
Preceding him in death were his parents; son, Mark Turner; sisters, Ola V. Brown, Mollie Stevenson, Eva Mae Ellison; and a brother, Eddie Nelson.
Survivors include his wife, Eunice Nelson; daughters, Eunice Faye Piper, of Detroit, Mich.; Lakeisha Nelson and Alice Smith, both of Georgetown; sons, Lawerance Moore, of Dallas, Texas; Robert Turner, Timothy Nelson, both of Crystal Springs; James Turner, of Brookhaven; Matthew Nelson, of Jackson; Arnell Nelson Jr. and Jerry turner, both of Georgetown; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.