Valdosta Daily Times

January 18, 2014

Stephen Nelson

The Valdosta Daily Times

-- — Stephen Nelson, 71, of Valdosta, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2014, at Shands at the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL.

He was born October 31, 1942 in Chico, Calif., a son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Nelson.  Stephen honorably served in the U.S. Navy and for many years in the medical field.  An artist, he was a member of the Southern Artist League (S.A.L.) and was active in local exhibits and shows.

In addition to his wife of thirty-four years, Vic Douglass of Valdosta; he is survived by a step-son of Alabama; his mother, brother and two sisters, all of Missouri.

The family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m. on Monday,  January 20, 2014 at the Carson McLane Funeral Home, Valdosta.  Cremation will follow. Please omit flowers.  Condolences to the family may be expressed online at — Carson McLane Funeral Home and McLane Crematory.