Posted: Friday, February 12, 2010 2:42 pm
The Messenger, February 12, 2010
Barbara A. (Fowler) Nelson, 78, of Kenton died Feb. 10, 2010, at Jackson-Madison County General Hospital.
Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Leitherland Funeral Home in Kenton, with the Rev. Hoyt Wilson officiating. Burial will follow there in Sunnyside Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home 4-7 p.m. Saturday.
She was born Sept. 26, 1931, daughter of the late Grady Cleveland and Valley Sue (Harrison) Fowler. She married James Nelson, who survives, and was a homemaker and an interior decorator who was also involved in retail sales. She was a member of Church of Christ.
Survivors also include her son, Jimmy Nelson of Kenton; three daughters, Diane (Nelson) Moore of Kenton, Tami (Nelson) Fisher of Katy, Texas, and Toni (Nelson) Pritchett of Burton, Texas; her sister, Juanita Thomas of Kenton; her brother and sister-in-law, Herschel and Dorothy Nelson of Martin; and eight grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.