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Clyde Edwin "Ed" Nelson

September 30, 1931 ~ July 26, 2022 (age 90)


CLYDE EDWIN "ED" NELSON- age 90 passed away Tuesday July 26, 2022, He is preceded in death by his parents, Horace Elmer Nelson & Mary Emma Ruppe Nelson; wife & mother of his children, Billie Jean Tyree Nelson; and an infant brother. 
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Harel Nelson; son, Larry (Balenda) Nelson; daughter, Linda (Troy) Tuttle; grandchildren, Tina (Josh) Bond, Tyler (Hai-in) Nelson & Chandler Nelson; great grandchildren, Emma Bond, Sophie Nelson, & Hannah Jean Nelson; sisters, Joan Neyman & Marilyn (Danny) Kerley.
Ed was an Air Force veteran serving 22 years in his Military Career during the Korean War & Vietnam War. After retiring from the Military, he taught at Gallatin High School for over 10 years.  He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and served as a Deacon for many years at Lebanon's First Baptist Church.
Visitation will be held on Saturday July 30th 3 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. in the Christian Life Chapel, 105 Holloway Drive, Lebanon, TN 37087.  A Celebration of Life service will follow at 5:00 p.m. at the Christian Life Chapel. Burial with Military Honors will take place at a later date in Arlington Cemetery in Virginia. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made in Mr. Nelson's memory to Patriot Guard Riders or to The Gideon's International. 

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July 30, 2022

3:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Christian Life Chapel (Holloway Drive, Lebanon)

Celebration of Life
July 30, 2022

5:00 PM
Christian Life Chapel
105 Holloway Dr.
Lebanon, TN 37087

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