Caroline Rachel Nelson

August 12, 1930 - March 13, 2019 

Caroline Rachel Nelson

August 12, 1930 - March 13, 2019 

Obituary for Caroline Rachel Nelson

Caroline Nelson

Caroline R. Nelson born on August 12, 1930 died on March 13, 2019 with her family by her side. She married Oliver Nelson on September 1, 1948. They are from the Rudyard and Pickford areas of the Upper Peninsula and moved to lower Michigan where they raised their family. Together they had purchased the Chance School House in Vermontville, MI. and lived their till their deaths. She was a member of the Nashville Baptist Church and had volunteered at Pennock Hospital for 18 years.

She is survived by her children: Earl, Karen (Earlyn) Huff, Robert (Louise), twins: Christine (Henry) Bouthiette & Christian (Lisa), James (Toni), and Helen (Jim) Misner. As well as many grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren. And many Nieces and Nephews. And her brothers Charley (Margaret) Izzard, Verne (Margene) Izzard & Duane, and her Brother-in-laws and Sister-in-laws.

She is preceded in death by her husband Oliver Earl Nelson, her parents Nelson & Fannie (Vincent) Izzard, her brothers, & sister-in-law's: Wesley (Irene) Izzard, Carl, Claude (Eleanor) Izzard, and Russell (Bernice) Izzard.

The family will receive visitors on Sunday March 17, 2019 from 2-4 PM at the Daniels Funeral Home in Nashville.

Funeral services will be held at The Nashville Baptist Church at 11 AM on Monday March 18, 2019 with pastors Lester DeGroot, and Deano Lamphere officiating.

There will be a time of fellowship and luncheon immediately following the funeral service at Nashville Baptist Church

Interment will take place following the luncheon at Woodlawn Cemetery in Vermontville, MI.

Memorial contributions can be made to The Nashville Baptist Church.

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