Obituary: W. Howard Nelson

Obituary: W. Howard Nelson

By / Obituaries / Wednesday, 18 February 2015 05:00

KURE BEACH - W. Howard Nelson, 100, of Kure Beach, NC moved on to his next life on Saturday February 14, 2015.
He was born to W.A. Nelson and Rosa Slawter Nelson on December 5, 1914 in Stokes County, NC.  
The family moved to High Point in the early 1930’s. Howard moved to Kure Beach, NC in 1955 and purchased what would become Nelson Motel.
In addition to his parents, Howard was preceded in death by his wife Frances Davis Nelson, and his only son William “Bill” A. Nelson.
He is survived by granddaughter Kristen Allen and her husband Chris; two great-granddaughters and step grandson Mickey Hunt.  Other survivors include a nephew Ronnie Pernell and his wife Dianna.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Thursday, February 19, 2014 at the Chapel of Cumby Family Funeral Service, Eastchester.   Burial will follow at Floral Garden Park Cemetery.  
The family will receive friends at the funeral home one hour prior to service.
A Memorial Service will be held at 2:00 PM Sunday February 22, 2015 at First Baptist Church of Kure Beach.
Memorial donations may be directed to Kure Beach First Baptist Church, 208, S. 6th Street, Kure Beach, NC  28449.
Online condolences may be offered at www.cumbyfuneral.com

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