Tyler A. Nelson
January 4th, 2002 - April 26th, 2018
Tyler Alan Nelson, age 16, of Florence, passed away Thursday, April 26, 2018. Visitation will be Tuesday, May 1st from 1:00 pm until 3:00 pm at Wilson High School Gymnasium. The service will follow at 3:00 pm with Brother Jeremy Goss, Brother Tom Sibley officiating and Jay Decatur, Tanner Melton, and Matt Poarch speaking. Pallbearers will be Tanner Melton, Austin Holt, Manuel Blalock, Tanner Murray, Chris Ingram, Mat Madden, Caleb Adday, and McKennon Wilson.
Our sweet Tyler walked arm in arm through heavens gates with two of his friends on April 26th, 16 way too soon. Tyler was in the 10th grade at Wilson and loved being a Warrior and Fooball. Tyler was such a funny and caring young man who loved his family and friends dearly. He had a special love for his little brother Drew, who looked up to Tyler as his hero. He was such a joy to his parents and family. His smile was contagious and his positive attitude was a blessing to all who knew him. This is not good-bye, but a “See you later. We love you Tyler.
Survivors are his parents, Kirk and Christi Nelson; maternal grandparents, Michael and Debra Montgomery; paternal grandparents, Catherine Nelson and Kirk Nelson, Sr.; brother, Drew Michael Nelson; several aunts, uncles, cousins, and many friends. In-lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Liberty Baptist Youth Group: 13520 County Road 8 Florence, Al. 35633.
Service at 3:00 PM at Wilson High School Gymnasium on Tuesday, May 1st, 2018
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