Mary Nelson

Mary R. Nelson

E. Stefan Morris

Obituary for Mary R. Nelson

Mary Nelson

June 14, 1949
to
February 24, 2019

Mary Ray-Nelson 69, passed on February 24, 2019 was born June 14, 1949 to Lougenia Ray in Kansas City, Missouri.

She attended Kansas City, Missouri public schools and later went to work for 17 years at the 7-up Bottling Company from which she retired and later with Tee Fee Floral Company and many hours of work at the Veterans Administration Office.

Mary met and married LaDell M. Nelson in 1968 and their union was blessed with four children. She joined Community Progressive MBC under Pastor Columbus Short, Sr. where she gave her life to Christ and was baptized, then Mary became a member Greater Solid Rock MBC under the pastorate of the late Rev. A.L. Johnson, she then moved her membership to Bibleway Deliverance Pentecostal Church under the leadership of Bishop Roland Joyner.

She is proceeded in transition by her mother, husband and two brothers Robert Jackson and Troy Ray.

Mary leaves with precious and loving memories her children; Ladella Nelson-Riley, Anthony Nelson, Alphonso Nelson and Bridgette Nelson-Lewis; two stepchildren Maruice Nelson and Genevieve Nelson-Barns; brother Thomas Ray; sister Hattie Ray-Fountain and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, family and many friends.

Visitation Details

Date and Time:

Friday, March 8, 2019 at 10:00 AM

Location:

Greater St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church

2835 Indiana Ave Kansas City, MO 64128

Service Details

Date and Time:

Friday, March 8, 2019 at
11:00 AM

Location:

Greater St. Matthew Missionary Baptist Church

2835 Indiana Ave Kansas City, MO 64128

Interment Details

Interment Type: Private

Professional Services Entrusted to Elite Funeral Chapel 11525 Blue Ridge Blvd. Kansas City, MO. 64134. Tel: (816) 765-0141 Fax (816) 765-5500