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Kenneth Lamar Nelson

August 22, 1949 ~ July 30, 2022 (age 72)


Kenneth Lamar Nelson, passed away peaceful surrounded by his family on July 30, 2022. He is survived by his wife  of 48 years, Karen. They had three children : son Kevin Nelson  (Elizabeth), and daughters Kerri Ann Brennan (Al), and Katherine Jordan (Trey).  From their children they were blessed with 11 grandchildren: Allyson Brennan, Nate Brennan, Bryant Nelson, Jay George, Katelyn Nelson, Madelyn Nelson, Raychel Brennan, Juleigh George, Southern Grace George, Crimson Jordan(d.), and Lane Jordan.

Kenneth had 2 brothers and 3 sisters : Deroma Hewett(Billy), Barbara Langford (Allen), Homer Leon Nelson Jr  “Skipper” (Cookie), Doug Nelson(Sue), and Becky Jones. He had numerous nieces/nephews as well as great nieces and great nephews. His loyal Silky Yorkie, Bear Brennan, stayed by his side until he drew his last breath.

Kenny loved Jesus more than anything and never missed an opportunity to share his faith with others. He hopes others saw the love of Jesus in his actions not just the words he spoke. He enjoyed hunting and Alabama football but serving and worshiping his Savior was the most important part of his life.

A Celebration of Kenny’s life will be held at Indian Mounds Baptist Church in Moundville, AL on August 7, 2022 at 3:00 P.M.  Honorary Pallbearers are his Hospice of West Alabama Team especially Kenny, Brook, TaRhonda, and Eric as well as all of the Sandy Fork Hunting Club Members.

I have fought the good fight, I have finished the race. I have kept the faith. 2 Timothy 4:7

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Memorial Service
August 7, 2022

3:00 PM
Indian Mounds Baptist Church
6100 Old Greensboro Road
Moundville, AL 35474

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