Tommy Nelson, 57, of Hilliard, FL passed away Monday, July 26 in Jacksonville, FL following a lengthy illness. He was born September 3, 1963 in Folkston, GA to the late Leon Adel Nelson and Janie Irene Carver Nelson. He was a member of First Avenue Baptist Church.
He is survived by a sister: Penny Stephanie Nelson; an uncle: Bobby Carver; 4-aunts: Catherine Carver, Connie Carver, Bonnie Cooper and Hazel Barker; 2-nieces and 1- nephew. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a half sister: Donna Lee Tatlock and his grandparents: Zack and Annie Nelson and Jessie and Mary Carver.
Graveside funeral services will be held Friday, July 30 at 10:30 AM in Oakwood Cemetery in Hilliard, FL with Pastor Hal McIntosh officiating.
Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at www.shepardfh.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home, 526 Oakwood Street, Folkston, Georgia 31537.