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Edward Allen Nelson Sr.

May 9, 1949 — September 9, 2022


Edward Allen Nelson Sr., 73, of Ranger, Georgia passed away on Friday, September 9, 2022. He was born on May 9, 1949, to the late Marvin and Lois Nelson. He was preceded in death by his brothers, Kevin Nelson and James Nelson; and brother-in-law, Ricky Pullen.
Edward was a veteran, who served his country in the United States Marine Corps. He was a member of the American Legion and the Loyal Order of Moose-Calhoun Lodge..
Edward is survived by his wife, Linda Martin Nelson; son, Edward Allen Nelson Jr.; daughters, Tamara Chastain (Keith) and Tanya Gowens (Edward); brothers, Martin Nelson, Harry Nelson (Polly), Charlie Nelson, and Jack Nelson (Connie); sisters, Annette Holden (Brian), Melodie Holland (Terry), Elizabeth Pullen, and Elaine Mallett (Roger Lyes); grandchildren, Justin Nelson (Nicole), Josh Tatum, Jared Nelson, Malley Chastain, Mason Chastain, Nicholas Nelson, Emily Nelson, Katelyn Nelson, Haley Nelson, and Aaron Nelson; great-grandchildren, Jacob Nelson, James Nelson, Savannah Nelson, Lincoln Nelson, and Nova Nelson. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
The family will receive friends on Monday, September 12, 2022, from 5:00 PM until 6:00 PM at Max Brannon and Sons Funeral Home. Military honors will be accorded by the United States Marine Corp Honor Guard.
The funeral service will follow the visitation on Monday at 6:00 PM, with Rev. Josh Tatum officiating.
The Brannon family and staff are honored to serve the family of Edward Allen Nelson Sr.

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Visitation Monday
September 12, 2022
5:00 PM to 6:00 PM

711 College Street
Calhoun, GA 30701

Funeral Service Monday
September 12, 2022
6:00 PM

711 College Street
Calhoun, GA 30701

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