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Obituaries

Nelson and Son’s Obituaries is provided as a complimentary service to the families that entrusted the care of their loved ones with us. Please feel free to post online condolences for the family if you choose. Click on the names below to view the full obituary.

Please use the drop down box below to view our archives of obituaries or use the search form on the left to search for a specific person.

Mr. Sohrab Atashzay, Age 59, September 9, 1964-March 31, 2014

 

web pic Mr. Sohrab Atashzay
September 9, 1964 – March 31, 2014
 
Service

Graveside Service
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Service: 11:00 A.M.

Mount Ararat Cemetery
116 West End Ave.
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Interment
Mt. Ararat Cemetery
Shelbyville, Tennessee

   
   
Mr. Sohrab Atashzay was born on September 9, 1964 and left this earthly life on Monday, March 31, 2014.

Mr. Atashzay is survived by his wife Debbie Atashzay; daughter Amber Atashzay; step-children Deuce and Gregt Moore; one sister Nasrine Nezhat; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

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Mrs. Helen J. Holland, Age 81, June 16, 1932-March 29, 2014

 

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web pic Mrs. Helen J. Holland
June 16, 1932 – March 29, 2014
 
Service

Friday, April 4, 2014
Family Visitation: 4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel

Saturday, April 5, 2014
Lie In State: 12:00 Noon – 1:00 P.M.
Family Visitation: 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M.

Galilee Primitive Baptist Church
908 Sevier Street
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Interment
Willow Mount Cemetery
Shelbyville, Tennessee

   
Mrs. Helen Jouiese Johnson Smythe Holland, also known as “Queen Bee”, age 81, passed away Saturday, March 29, 2014.

Mrs. Holland is survived by her husband John Holland; children Ray Anthony Smythe, Thomas

Mr. Charles F. Fishback, Age 90, May 8, 1923 – March 19, 2014

 

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web pic Mr. Charles F. Fishback
May 8, 1923 – March 19, 2014
 
Service

Monday, March 24, 2014
Family Visitation: 4:30 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Nelson & Sons Memorial Chapel

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
Lie In State: 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon
Family Visitation: 12:00 Noon – 1:00 P.M.
Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M.

Bird Street Church of Christ
428 Bird Street
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Interment
Willow Mount Cemetery
Shelbyville, Tennessee

   
Mr. Charles F. Fishback, was born on May 8, 1923 and left this earthly life on Wednesday, March 19th.

Mr. Fishback is survived by his wife Nancy Fishback; one daughter Joyce Marsh;

Mrs. Jessie Batey, Age 99, August 6, 1914-March 17, 2014

 

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web pic Mrs. Jessie Batey
August 6, 1914 – March 17, 2014
 
Service

Saturday, March 22, 2014
Family Visitation: 1:00 P.M. – 2:00 P.M.
Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M.

Scott Avenue Church of Christ
2118 Scott Avenue
Nashville, Tennessee

Interment
Greenwood North Cemetery
Nashville, Tennessee

   
Jessie Charlotte Robertson Batey departed this life on March 17, 2014 at Life Center Care Center of Hickory Woods.

She leaves to cherish her memory one son, Joe Frank Anderson; two daughters, Linda Batey and Ann (Kenneth) Fleming; twenty-one grandchildren, Patricia Johnson Bradley, John Robertson, Jr., Tony, David and Andrew Robertson, Barry (Trina) Robertson, Diane and Elaine

Mrs. Rosie Bell Sims, Age 96, November 13, 1917-March 15, 2014

 

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web pic Mrs. Rosie Bell Sims
November 13, 1917 – March 15, 2014
 
Service

Saturday, March 22, 2014
Family Visitation: 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Funeral Service: 10:00 A.M.

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
506 Hill Street
Shelbyville, Tennessee

Interment
Mt. Ararat Cemetery
Shelbyville, Tennessee

   
Rosie Bell Sims was born on November 13, 1917 in Maury County, Columbia, TN to the late General and Josephine Jordan. She also has five siblings that preceded her in death. The Lord called Rosie home on March 15, 2014. She confessed Christ at an early age and remained a devout Christian.

Rosie met and married William

Mrs. Alberta L. Verge, Age 72, August 12, 1941-March 2, 2014

 

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web pic Mrs. Alberta L. Verge
August 12, 1941 – March 2, 2014
 
Services

Friday, March 7, 2014
Lie In State: 4:00 P.M. – 6:00 P.M.
Bradyville Road Church of Christ

Saturday, March 8, 2014
Family Visitation: 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon
Funeral: 12:00 Noon

Bradyville Road Church of Christ
1265 Bradyville Pike
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Interment
Emory Cemetery
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

   
Alberta Leath Verge was born on August 12, 1941 in Franklin, TN, by her parents, the late Albert Leath and Mary McFarland. She departed this life on March 2, 2014 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

She was preceded in death by her husband,

Mrs. Pearl Steward, Age 98, March 25, 1915 – February 26, 2014

 

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web pic Mrs. Pearl Steward
March 25, 1915 – February 26, 2014
 
Service

Wednesday, March 5, 2014
Lie In State: 10:00 A.M. – 11:00 A.M.
Family Visitation: 11:00 A.M. – 12:00 Noon
Funeral Service: 12:00 Noon

Franklin Road Church of Christ
3700 Franklin Road
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37128

Interment
Hoover Cemetery
282 Claude Wilcher Rd
Woodbury, Tennessee 37190

   
Pearl Steward also known as “Dear” was born on March 25, 1915 to Hilton and Cleopatra Steward in Woodbury, Tennessee. She had an older sister, the late Lillian Glimps and a younger brother, the late Charlie Steward. She was also preceded in death by

Ms. Annie E. Brown, Age 79, November 5, 1934 – February 17, 2014

 

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web pic Ms. Annie E. Brown
November 5, 1934 – February 17, 2014
 
Services

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Lie In State: 9:00 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.
Family Visitation: 10:00 A.M. – 10:30 A.M.
Funeral Service: 10:30 A.M.

Smithfork Tabernacle
2701 Halls Hill Pike
Murfreesbroro, Tennessee 37130

Interment
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

   
Ms. Annie Elizabeth Brown was born in Rutherford County on November 5, 1934 to the late Winfred Sr. and Sallie Taylor Osborne. She left this early life on Monday morning, February 17, 2014.

She professed a hope in Christ at an early age Mt. Zion Rucker, then later moved

Mr. Ronald R. Anderson, Age 63, March 16, 1950 – February 12, 2014

 

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web pic Mr. Ronald R. Anderson
March 16, 1950 – February 12, 2014
 
Service

Saturday, February 22, 2014
Family Visitation: 12:30 P.M. – 1:30 P.M.
Funeral Service: 1:30 P.M.

First Baptist Church
738 East Castle Street
Murfreesboro, Tennessee 37130

Interment
Lovvorn Cemetery
Barfield Community
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

   
Ronald Romonio Anderson was born March 16, 1950 in Philadelphia. He departed this life February 12, 2014 at Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital in Murfreesboro, TN. Ronnie lived in Anderson, South Carolina until the age of five and then was brought to Philadelphia where he went to school. Since he was the only boy, he was

Mr. Donal N. Bean, Age 73, March 27, 1940 – February 8, 2014

 

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web pic Mr. Donal N. Bean
March 27, 1940 – February 8, 2014
 
Services

Saturday, February 15, 2014
Family Visitation: 6:00 P.M. – 8:00 P.M.
Saint Paul AME Church

Sunday, February 16, 2014
Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M.

Saint Paul AME Church
521 College Street
Fayetteville, Tennessee 37334

Interment

Pleasant View Cemetery
Fayetteville, Tennessee

   
Mr. Donal N. Bean, age 73, passed away Saturday, February 8th. Mr. Bean is survived by his wife Peggy Bean; daughters Jackie (William) Mustin, Cheryl Alexander, Angela Baker and Coralette Gordon; sons Todd (Latisa) Bean, Anthony (Ann) and Donald (Pamela) Bailey; brothers Athen (Barbara), George, Robert (Rita), Larry,


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