Jeffery Lee Nelson, born March 26, 1957 to Betty and Jack Nelson in Downey, California has passed away on October 27, 2021 in Bishop, California. After a long battle with cancer, he is now pain free and at peace. Jeff went to Warren High School in Downey and after he graduated high school in 1975 he moved to Placerville, California. He lived in Placerville until 1995 when he moved to Bishop, California. Shortly after moving to Bishop he met the love of his life, Louise Ramey. Jeff and Louise married in May of 2003. Jeff loved playing golf, fishing the secret spot of the Owens Valley with Louise and a huge Dodger fan. Jeff held various jobs throughout his lifetime and was a licensed painter working for Jim Douthitt in Bishop before retiring. Jeff is survived by his wife Louise Nelson of Bishop, CA, his sister Leslie and Brian Springer of Placerville, CA, his nephew Clyde and Nicole Boren of Brookings, Oregon, and his niece Staci Eldridge and Jeff Aukee of Bishop, CA. Jeff is preceded in death by his parents Betty and Jack Nelson and his brother Greg Nelson. Per Jeff's wishes there will not be any funeral services.