October 17, 1937 - January 13, 2019
Nancy Pullen Nelson, age 81, of Bluff City, TN passed away on January 13, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 17, 1937, the daughter of the late Edgar and Mary Vance Pullen. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Sanford Jack Nelson, Sr.; infant daughter, Lisa Renee Nelson; grandson, Steven Allen Nelson; and brother, Billy Jo “Whitey” Pullen. Nancy was a loving and caring wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend. She will be greatly missed by those that were blessed to spend so many wonderful years together with her. She was of the Baptist Faith and attended Fellowship Chapel in the past. She is survived by her loving family; son, Sanford Jack “Sandy” Nelson, Jr. and wife Debbie; daughter, Denise Nelson Allen and husband Bobby; daughter, Teresa Nelson; son, Douglas Edgar Nelson and wife Crystal; grandchildren, Jack Nelson and wife Maggie, Leann Tipton and husband Jim, Alecia Horn and husband Justin, William “Wil” Pendergrass and wife Holly, Joshua Pendergrass, Katilin Nelson Street, and Austin Johnson and wife Hailey; great grandchildren, Emma, Bennett, Garrett, Amelia, Lily, Kloey, Eva, Kinsley, Anna, and Landon The graveside service will be held at 1:00 PM on Tuesday, January 15, 2019 at Glenwood Cemetery in Bristol, TN with Justin Horn providing the eulogy. The family will be gathering at the home of Denise Allen, 303 Highway 75, Blountville, TN after the services to continue the celebration of Nancy’s life. The family will also be gathering at the residence of Denise on Monday for those that would like to visit. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Mrs. Nelson’s honor to the American Heart Association or the National Kidney Foundation. The family would like to extend a special thanks to the special nurses that provided such great care to Nancy; Courtney Tucker, Christine Woutle, and Becky Lee. Condolences and memories may be shared and viewed by visiting www.oakley-cook.com. Arrangements especially for Mrs. Nelson and her family have been made through Oakley-Cook Funeral Home & Crematory.
Nancy Pullen Nelson, age 81, of Bluff City, TN passed away on January 13, 2019 at her residence surrounded by her loving family. She was born on October 17, 1937, the daughter of the late Edgar and Mary Vance Pullen. She is also preceded in... View Obituary & Service Information
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