Mildred Mary Nelson

Thursday, May 22, 2008

Services for Mildred Mary Nelson, 96, of Sutherland, will take place at 1 p.m., Friday, May 23, 2008, at United Methodist Church of Sutherland. Rev. Cory Flanigan will officiate the service.

Visitation will begin one hour prior to the services at the United Methodist Church in Sutherland.

Mildred passed away at the Sutherland Care Center on Monday, May 19, 2008.

Interment will take place at Waterman Cemetery of Sutherland.

Mildred Mary Nelson, the daughter of Beach H and Edith Thompson Nelson, was born June 13, 1911, in Sutherland. As a youth she was baptized and became a member of the United Methodist Church in Sutherland. She graduated from Sutherland High School with the class of 1929.

In September of 1993, she moved to town where she spent the remainder of her life. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, and a regular attendant.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four brothers: George, Harold, Kenneth and Donald Nelson; one sister, Margaret Peggy Evans; two sister-in-laws: Frances and Fern Nelson; and two brother-in-laws: Paul Evans and Burdell Triplett.

Mildred is survived by one sister, Irene Triplett of Spencer.

Arrangements are being handled by Warner Funeral Home of Sutherland.