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Betty Jean Nelson

July 1, 1930 January 1, 2019
Betty Jean Nelson
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Obituary for Betty Jean Nelson

BETTY JEAN PITZER NELSON, age 88 years, a resident of Parsons, WV, departed this life early Tuesday morning, January 1, 2019 at Nella’s Incorporated at Crystal Springs, Elkins, WV, under the care of WV Caring. She had been in declining health.
She was born Tuesday, July 1, 1930 at Parsons, WV, a daughter of the late Albert P. and Minnie Mae Wilfong Pitzer. On September 8, 1950 at Davis, WV, she was married to William Raymond “Bill” Nelson, who preceded her in death, September 21, 1999.
Surviving are two sons, Dennis Lee Nelson of Iowa and Jerry Raymond Nelson of Parsons; two daughters, Ruby Mae Arbogast and husband Gary of Rowelsburg and Dorothy Ellen Wilson of Belington; one sister, Dorothy Mae Irvin of Parsons; eleven grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
Preceding her in death are one son, Bill Clyde Plum; one infant daughter, Rebecca Jean Nelson; three brothers, Henry Lee Pitzer, Earl Hayward Pitzer and Everett Brown Pitzer; and three sisters, Florence Marie King, Lena King and Joan Keim.
She attended Parsons High School. She was an employee of the former Nella’s at White Gables, the Tucker County Hospital and worked for Jeep Evick at Heinbaughs Restaurant and for Carl Nestor at the Motel and along with her husband, she owned and operated the Main Street Restaurant. She was a member of the Parsons Church of God. Betty enjoyed working on cross word puzzles.
The family will receive friends at the Lohr & Barb Funeral Home of Parsons on Friday, January 4, 2019 from 5:30PM to 7:30 PM. A graveside service will be conducted at the Parsons City Cemetery on Thursday, January 10, 2019 at 11 AM. Pastor Adam Snyder will officiate, and inurnment will follow.


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Visitation

Friday

4

Jan

5:30 PM 1/4/2019 5:30:00 PM - 7:30 PM 1/4/2019 7:30:00 PM
Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Parsons

312 Main Street
Parsons, WV 26287

Lohr & Barb Funeral Home - Parsons
312 Main Street Parsons 26287 WV
United States

Graveside

Thursday

10

Jan

11:00 AM 1/10/2019 11:00:00 AM
Parsons City Cemetery

103 Cemetery Drive
Parsons, WV 26287

Parsons City Cemetery
103 Cemetery Drive Parsons 26287 WV
United States

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Parsons City Cemetery Final Resting Place

103 Cemetery Drive
Parsons, WV 26287

103 Cemetery Drive Parsons 26287 WV
United States
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