Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, at Hulett-Winstead
Chapel for Mr. Clayton Victor "Cub" Nelson, 99, of Hattiesburg, Miss., who
died, Saturday, June 1, 2013 at Provision Living.
Interment will be in Roseland Park Cemetery, with Military Rites performed
by the VFW Post 3036 Honor Guard.
Mr. Nelson was a longtime employee of Hercules, Inc. He was a veteran of WW
II and retired as a Major in the Army Reserve. His passion in life was
aviation. He was a flight instructor and enjoyed building ultralight planes
with friends. He was a charter member of Heritage United Methodist Church.
Mr. Nelson was preceded in death by his wife, Thelma Byrd Nelson; one
daughter, Sandra Nelson Perkins and his parents, John and Alma Nelson.
He is survived by his son, Dr. John C. Nelson, Sr. MD (Jan) of Hattiesburg,
Miss.; a daughter, Vicki (Harold) Kornfuhrer of Fulton, Miss.; six
grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren; and fiancˇ, Earlyne Taylor.
Visitation will be from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. Monday at Hulett-Winstead
Memorials may be made to Heritage United Methodist Church, 3 Baracuda Dr.
Hattiesburg, MS, 39402.