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Randell Arden Nelson

August 18, 1956 ~ November 5, 2022 (age 66)


Green Creek - Randell Arden Nelson, 66, died at home on Saturday morning, November 5,2022.  

He was born in Hickory, NC; the son of the late James Frederick Nelson and the late Willie Mae Bowman Nelson.  He was a dairy farmer and later a body shop owner.  He could fix anything or build anything. 

Surviving are his wife of 33 years, Maria Nelson; their son, Nicholas Nelson; their daughter, Molly Nelson; and his brother, Keith Nelson, of Sawmills, NC

Memorial services will be private.  

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