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Woody Nelson

June 14, 1935 ~ January 10, 2020 (age 84)



Funeral services for Woody Nelson, 84, of Reynolds, will be held on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 3:00 pm at Reynolds First Baptist Church.  Burial will follow in Hillcrest Cemetery.  Mr. Nelson passed away on Friday, January 10, 2020 at Coliseum Medical Center in Macon.  He was a member of Reynolds First Baptist Church. He retired from Robins Air Force Base after 37 years of service as a quality control inspector and was retired from the Reynolds Fire Department after 20 years of service.

 He was preceded in death by his parents, Woody Small Nelson and Mary Ella Wilcher Nelson; two sisters, Della Mae Redish and Betty Joyce Hardy; and his wife, Louise Morrell Nelson.

 Survivors include two sons, Randy Nelson (Faye) of Reynolds and Jeff Nelson of Reynolds; one daughter, Sharon Miller of Byron; six grandchildren; five great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews also survive.

 Visitation will be held on Sunday evening from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to:  St. Jude’s Hospital at

 You may sign the online guest register at

 McLeighton Funeral Service of Reynolds is in charge of arrangements.

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January 12, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Funeral Home - Reynolds
42 South Collins Street
Reynolds, GA 31076

Funeral Service
January 13, 2020

3:00 PM
First Baptist Church
11 South Winston Street
Reynolds, GA 31076

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