Coy Ray Nelson, age 64, passed away on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Weatherford, Texas.
Visitation will be held on Sunday, July 13, 2014, from 2-5 p.m. at the funeral home. Funeral service will be Monday, July 14, 2014, at 10 a.m. at Galbreaith Pickard Funeral Chapel.
Coy was born Dec.12, 1949, to C.A. and Valta Wheeler Nelson in Big Spring. Texas. He was a longtime resident of Weatherford. Coy worked as an electrical foreman for the city of Weatherford.
Coy leaves behind his wife of 46 years, Wanda Nelson of Weatherford; sons, Jody Ray Nelson of Weatherford; James Henry Nelson and wife Weida of Weatherford and Jason David Nelson and wife Monicca of Weatherford; grandchildren: Destany Nelson, Hayley Nelson, Daniel Ray Nelson, Bobo Nelson, Hagen Nelson, soon to be, Koda Nelson; mothers, Valta Brock of Big Spring and Wanda June Nelson of Brownwood; half-sister, Glenda Cone and husband Rich of Brownwood; sister-in-laws, Sandy Norwood of Colorado City and Patsy Nelson of Morgan Mills; and brother, Billy Clarence and wife Isabell of Houston.
He is preceded in death by his father, C.A. Nelson; brother, Grady Clinton Nelson, brother-in-law, Bud Norwood.