Alton “Pete” Nelson Jr
Services for Alton “Pete” Nelson Jr., of Bogue Chitto, are 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 at New Zion Union M.B. Church in Bogue Chitto with burial in the Bogue Chitto Cemetery.
Visitation is Friday from 1 to 5 p.m. at Williams Mortuary.
Mr. Nelson, 58, died Dec. 2, 2005, at his residence. He was born on Aug. 6, 1947, to Alton Nelson Sr. and Mynell Holmes.
He was a temporary worker at Specialty Mineral Co. in Brookhaven. He was a 1965 graduate of Eva H. Harris High School. He was a member of New Zion Union M.B. Church.
Preceding him in death were his father; his son, Victor Nelson; his sister, Jena Kaye Bullock; and a brother, Robert Dorsey.
Survivors are his mother, Mynell Holmes, of Bogue Chitto; his wife, Ruby Lee Nelson, of Brookhaven; his daughter, Remelda Dalton, of McComb; his son, Alton Nelson III, of Brookhaven; his sisters, Sally Godbolt, Deborah Turner and her husband, Benton, and Lorrain Lewis and her husband, Rufus, all of Bogue Chitto; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.