Eric Nielsen

Eric Nielsen


Eric Nielsen, 63, husband of Charlene Fraley Nielsen, passed away Friday, November 9, 2012.

Born in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Robert and Florence Legg Nielsen.

Mr. Nielsen was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church and was a United States Coast Guard Veteran.

Surviving in addition to his wife, are two daughters, Stephanie Motes (Jeff) of Williamston, SC and Erica King (Jason) of Easley; and three grandchildren, Macalyn Motes, Maddie King, and Kennedy King.

A service to celebrate Mr. Nielsen's life will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 3:30 PM in the chapel of Dillard Funeral Home with burial to follow in Hillcrest Memorial Park in Pickens, SC.

The family will receive friends prior to the service from 2:00 PM until 3:00 PM at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rock Springs Baptist Church, 201 Rock Springs Rd., Easley, SC 29640 or to your local Food Bank.

Online condolences may be expressed by visiting

The family will be at the home of Jason and Erica King, 213 Latham Rd., Easley, SC 29640.



Funeral Home

Dillard Memorial Funeral Home
2402 GENTRY MEMORIAL HWY Pickens, SC 29671
(864) 878-6371

Published in The Greenville News on Nov. 12, 2012