Robert Carl Nelson, age 74, passed away March 29, 2021. He proudly served in the United States Army where he bravely fought for God, family, and country in the Vietnam War. He worked as a pipefitter most of his life. He greatly enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a devoted husband, loving father and Pawpaw who will be greatly missed.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Myrtis and Henry L. Nelson.
Those left to cherish his memory include his wife, Sharon Kay Brewer Nelson; son, Brian Nelson; daughters, Theresa Nelson and Stacey (Bobby) Seibert; brothers, Bobby (Sue) Nelson and Gary Don (Sheree) Nelson; brother-in-law, Garry (Lisa) Brewer; sister-in-law, Kathy Capley; grandchildren, Devin, Colin (Adriana), Jacob (Jordan), Isaac and Ethan; great-grandchildren, Easton and Aubreigh Kate; numerous other relatives and friends.
The Visitation for Robert Nelson will be Saturday, April 3, 2021 from 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM at Moments Funeral Home. The Funeral Service will begin at 2:00 PM in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Donnie Williamson officiating. Burial will follow in Coleman Cemetery with military honors. Pallbearers include Devin Boothe, Ethan Seibert, Colin Fontenot, Isaac Seibert, Brian Nelson and Kyle Brewer; Honorary pallbearers include Wayne Nelson, Robert Danis and Ronald Cochran.
Moments Funeral Home, locally owned and operated in Lucedale, Mississippi is honored to be in charge of arrangements.
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