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Johanna Nelson
November 5, 2018
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Johanna Nelson

Services at the graveside for Johanna Nelson will be held at 2 pm on Friday, November 9, 2018 in the Kilgore City Cemetery under the direction of Rader Funeral Home in Kilgore.

Greensboro, NC: Johanna Nelson, 83, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018.

A memorial service will be held at a later date in Greensboro, NC.

Johanna was born on July 20, 1935 to the late Paul and Lola Belle Johnson in Lindale, Texas. Her hobbies included travel, gardening, scrapbooking, card-making, playing the piano and hand bells; knitting and playing golf. She collected rabbit-themed items and loved doing genealogy research.

Johanna was an active member of Mount Pisgah United Methodist Church. She participated in numerous church and philanthropic organizations. One of her favorite pastimes was knitting blankets, teddy bears, scarves, and hats for children in need.

In addition to her parents Johanna was preceded in death by her husband Walter Thomas Nelson.

She is survived by her daughters, Paula Nelson, Pamela Tsai and husband David and Patti Nelson and husband Brian Ault; sister, Amanda Hofferbert; grandchildren Alan Harrington and Sara Jones and husband Charlie; and great-grandchild, Bryce Swanson.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to The American Heart Association, 7029 Albert Pick Rd Ste. 200, Greensboro, NC 27409.

Johanna Nelson
November 5, 2018
Visitation Schedule
Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, November 9, 2018
1 pm ~ 2 pm
Map to Visitation Location
Service Schedule
Services at the Graveside
Kilgore City Cemetery
1000 Memorial Dr
Kilgore, TX  75662
Friday, November 9, 2018
2 pm
Map to Service Location
Burial Schedule
Kilgore Cemetery
1000 Memorial Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Map to Interment Location
Memorial Contributions
American Heart Association
7029 Albert Pick Rd. Ste .200
Greensboror, NC 27409




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