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In Memory of

Avis Foster Nelson

August 19, 1933 - March 28, 2015

Obituary


Avis Foster Nelson, age 81 of Gadsden, AL, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015. The funeral service will be at 2:00 PM, Friday, April 3, 2015 at Collier- Butler Funeral Home with Pastor Rannie Childress of New Outlook Christian Fellowship officiating. Burial will be at Rainbow Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 2, 2015 from 6-8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Mrs. Nelson made and quilted quilts. She was also a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.
Mrs. Nelson was preceded in death by her husband, JB Nelson; father, Clyde Foster; mother, Myrtle...

Avis Foster Nelson, age 81 of Gadsden, AL, passed away Saturday, March 28, 2015. The funeral service will be at 2:00 PM, Friday, April 3, 2015 at Collier- Butler Funeral Home with Pastor Rannie Childress of New Outlook Christian Fellowship officiating. Burial will be at Rainbow Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held Thursday, April 2, 2015 from 6-8:00 PM at the funeral home.
Mrs. Nelson made and quilted quilts. She was also a member of Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church.
Mrs. Nelson was preceded in death by her husband, JB Nelson; father, Clyde Foster; mother, Myrtle Dowdy; brothers, Durward Foster, Bob Foster, James Foster; sisters, Billie Jo Stonepher, and Freda Brown.
Survivors include her sons, Michael Nelson, Mark Nelson, Max Nelson; brother, Jerry Foster; sister, Joan England; niece, Donna Riley; and several other nieces, nephews, and family members.
Pallbearers will friends and family.
The family would like to give special thanks to Alacare, Southern Hospice. Riverview Medical Center, and Rehab First with McGuffey Nursing Home.