Edward Nelson

SEA LEVEL -- Edward Nelson, 81, of Sea Level died Feb. 21, 2014, at his home.

Funeral will be held at 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 at Atlantic United Methodist Church with the Rev. George Gouge officiating. Interment follows at Styron Creek Cemetery, Sea Level.

He served in the U.S. Air Force and retired from civil service at Cherry Point.

He was preceded in death by his wives, Gaynelle Nelson and Edith Nelson.

Survivors include his sons, John Nelson, Mark Nelson; daughters, Cathy Nelson, Patsy Diaz, Donna Nelson, all of California; stepchildren, Tommy Styron of Sea Level, Stevie Styron of Stacy, Mickey Davis of Davis, Cathy Davis of Wilmington; sister, Jean Willett; grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends one hour before the service.

Memorials may be made at Atlantic United Methodist Church, 511, School Dr, Atlantic, NC 28511.

Condolences may be left at mundenfuneralhome.net.

Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City.

Funeral Home

Munden Funeral Home & Crematory
2112 Arendell Street Morehead City, NC 28557
(252) 726-8066

Published in Jacksonville Daily News from Feb. 23 to Feb. 26, 2014