Thomas James Nelson



CERRO GORDO--Thomas James Nelson, 78, of 859 Otto Nance Road, Cerro Gordo, died Thursday, February 15, at Lower Cape Fear Hospice Angel House.

He was the pastor of Green Acres House of Miracles in Tabor City and First Baptist Church in Clarendon.
The funeral will be 2:30 PM Thursday, February 22, at the Brunswick-Waccamaw Baptist Headquarters, 600 Pinelog Road, Whiteville, by Co-pastor Gwen Wilson. Burial will be in the Hickory Grove Cemetery in Fair Bluff.
Viewing will be at Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville Wednesday from 12:00 to 7:00 PM and at the headquarters Thursday following the service.
Surviving are his daughters, Martha Nelson of Wendell, Marie Nelson of Raleigh, Quiera Nelson of the home, and Shonda Baldwin of Cerro Gordo; sons, Lee Nelson and Willie Nelson of Mullins, SC, Johnny Nelson of Killeen, TX, Anthony Nelson of Fair Bluff, and John Nelson of High Point; sister, Louise Mason of Chadbourn; and brothers, Mosby Nelson of Manning, SC, Elijah Nelson and David Nelson of Miami, FL.
A service of Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville