George Clayton Nelson
1935 - 2012
Published Nov. 26, 2012 @ 8:59 a.m.
George Clayton Nelson, 77, formerly of Post, died Sunday November 25, 2012 at the Sweetwater Health Care Center in Sweetwater, Texas. George was born to Amos Clayton and Betty (Lamb) Nelson at Merkel, Texas June 9, 1935. He served in the US Army from 1958 to 1960 and in the Army Reserves until 1964. George came to Post in 1973 to work in the oil field. Due to illness he moved to Big Spring, to be close to his son Dan.
Graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. Monday November 26, 2012 at the Justiceburg Cemetery in Justiceburg. Ted Tatum, long time friend will officiate. Arrangements are under the personal care of Dee and Janet Justice, Justice-Mason Funeral Home.
Survivors include: his son: Dan Nelson of Big Spring. One sister: Betty Seally of Midland. Two grandchildren: Alisha Mathews of Waxahachie and Jordan Nelson of Post. He is also survived by three great-grandchildren: Garrett Mathews and Grant Mathews, both of Waxahachie and by Payton Nelson of Post.