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James Clayton Nelson

Posted 3/31/23

James Clayton Nelson born November 6

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James Clayton Nelson


James Clayton Nelson, born November 6,1965, passed on Monday, March 27, 2023.
He is survived by his wife, Marlena Nelson; 4 children: Angelina, J.C. , Jacob & Jordan Nelson, all from Berry, Alabama, and 6 grandchildren. He also had 4 brothers and 2 sisters:  Larry Deese, Timmy Nelson, Wayne Sharp, Irvine Abney, Tammy Nelson, and Vicky Deese.
James was raised in Okeechobee, where he loved the outdoors and fishing. He also loved his family.
There will not be any services.