Jesse Cunningham Nelson, Jr

J. C. Nelson, Jr.
1930 – 2020

CAMDEN – Graveside service for J. C. Nelson, Jr., 90, will be held on Sunday at 2:00 p.m. at DeKalb Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends on Saturday from 4-6 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to DeKalb Baptist Church.

Mr. Nelson passed away on Wednesday, August 19, 2019. Born in Elgin, S.C. on July 30, 1930, he was the son of the late Jesse Nelson and Ruth Price Nelson. He retired from Springs Industries after 35 years of service. Mr. Nelson was a member and former deacon of DeKalb Baptist Church having served as trustee and on the building committee. He was a member of Flat Rock Lodge #378.

Surviving is his son, Ronnie A. Nelson (Vicki) of Camden; and grandson, Russell A. Nelson (Rhonda).

He was predeceased by his wife, Margaret Catoe Nelson and his sisters, Juanita Branham, Mary Miles and Lula McKay.


4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Saturday, August 22, 2020
Powers Funeral Home
832 Ridgeway Rd
Lugoff, South Carolina, United States

Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Sunday, August 23, 2020
DeKalb Baptist Church
2034 DeKalb School Rd
Camden, South Carolina, United States

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