Brenda Nelson

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Brenda Adkisson Nelson, 76, of Oliver Springs, passed away on May 18, 2018 at her home.
She was born in Morgan County on Aug. 24, 1941. Brenda graduated from Coalfield High School and later moved to Oliver Springs after getting married and continued to live there until her passing. She had many different jobs but retired from Y-12. Brenda attended Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church and enjoyed traveling, her flower garden, and most of all, spending time with her family.
Brenda was preceded in death by her parents, Evan and Sadie Adkisson; and brothers, Morris Adkisson and Gordon Ray Adkisson.
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Charles Nelson; daughter, Lesa McFarland and husband Randy of Oak Ridge; grandchildren, Sam and Evan McFarland; brother, Garnett Adkisson and wife Delcy; sister-in-law, Wanda Adkisson; best friend and caregiver, Sherline Coker; along with a host of nieces, nephews and extended family members.
Visitation was held from 5-7 p.m. on Monday, May 21, 2018, at Premier Sharp Funeral Home. Funeral service followed at 7 p.m. with Pastor Garvan Walls and Pastor Matt Reed officiating. Burial was held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, May 22, 2018, in Anderson Memorial Gardens with Bro. Tom Green officiating.

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Published in Morgan County News from May 23 to May 29, 2018