William Burns 'Bully' Nelson
March 21, 2019
William Burns “Bully” Nelson, 84, of Brewton, died Friday, March 15, 2019 after a brief illness.
Mr. Nelson was a native and lifelong resident of Brewton who was a retired millwright from T.R. Miller Company. He was an avid gardener who shared his vegetables with the public for many years.
The funeral was held at 4:30 p.m., Sunday, March 17, at Spear Cemetery with Rev. Jeff Edwards officiating. Burial followed with Williams Memorial Chapel Funeral Home of Brewton directing.
Mr. Nelson is survived by two sons, Sammy (Tammy) Nelson and Hubert Nelson, both of Brewton; one daughter, Kim (Tim) Morrison of Brewton; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Mr. Nelson was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy and Leona Nelson; and nine siblings.