Wayne Nelson 58, went home to be with the Lord on September 9, 2013 after a long illness with cancer.
Wayne was born on October 2, 1954 in Washington, DC to William D. and Hattie E. Nelson. He graduated from Pleasantville Senior High School in 1972 where he excelled in baseball and basketball, which he loved.
He loved the scriptures and most of all he loved God. He was a member of Mountain View Church of Christ. He was a member of Local Labor Union #415 in Atlantic City, NJ for close to 10 years.
He is survived by his devoted and lovely wife of 30 years, Patricia, two sons, William and Fidel, one step-daughter, Tamisha Smith-Covanaugh , his mother Hattie, three brothers William, Raymond and Rickie, three sisters, Brenda, Valerie Gates and April, three grandchildren and a host of other relatives.
Viewing will be held Friday, September 13, 2013 from 12:30-1:30 pm located at Mountain View Church Of Christ, 1080 E. LaSalle St., Colorado Springs, CO
Funeral Service will be held Friday, September 13, 2013 at 1:30 pm located at Mountain View Church Of Christ, 1080 E. LaSalle St., Colorado Springs, CO
Internment; Evergreen Cemetery, 1005 S. Hancock St., Colorado Springs, CO