Albert William "Bill" Nelson, age 65, of Hermitage, TN, died Jan. 19, 2017.
Bill was a 1969 graduate of Donelson High School and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was a master mechanic and a truck driver for many years. Bill was the son of the late, Albert William Nelson, Sr., and Flora Pauline Tribble Nelson.
He is survived by wife of 40 years, Cynthia Nelson, sons, Patrick (Holli) Nelson and Brian Nelson, sisters, Flo McLean and Shirley Sprout, grandchildren, Peyton, Skylar and Shelby Nelson, several nieces and nephews and many devoted friends.
Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017 at Bond Memorial Chapel with Tommy Clifford officiating. Interment with military honors will follow at Mt. Olivet Cemetery.
Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, PO Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101-9908.
Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m. Monday and one hour prior to service time Tuesday at Bond Memorial Chapel, N. Mt. Juliet Road and Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN, (615) 773-2663, www.bondmemorial.com.