Jeweldine Nelson(1930 - 2013)

Jeweldine Taylor Nelson

Sarepta, LA - Funeral services for Mrs. Jeweldine Taylor Nelson , age 82, will be held at 3:00 pm, Sunday, February 24, 2013, at the Calvary Baptist Church, Springhill, LA, with Bro. Larry Buford and Bro. Pete Tolbert officiating. Interment will follow in Springhill Cemetery, Springhill, LA under the direction of Bailey Funeral Home.

Visitation will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 from 5:00 pm until 7:00 pm at the funeral home.

Mrs. Nelson was born on December 4, 1930 to John Lee and Faye Jennings Taylor in Taylor, AR and passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2013 in Shreveport, LA. She was an active and founding member of Calvary Baptist Church, Springhill, LA. She was an avid gardener, loved to cook and was famous for her coconut and chocolate pies. "Ma" loved to play games and travel. She was a loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is survived by her daughters, Jenny Campbell and husband Don of Shongaloo, Nancy Rudolph and husband David of Big Sandy, TX; daughter-in-law, Kim Nelson of Sterlington, LA; nine grandchildren; ten great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Nelson was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Billie Bruce Nelson; son, Phillip Bruce Nelson; brothers, J.L. Taylor and Terry Taylor; and sister, Ernestine Emerson.

Pallbearers will be Jason Campbell, Jesse Rudolph, Alex Rudolph, Lloyd Nelson, Brian Lawton, and Jonathan Nelson.

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Bailey Funeral Home - Springhill
304 1ST ST N W Springhill, LA 71075
(318) 539-3555

Published in Shreveport Times on Feb. 23, 2013