Hyman E. Nelson


Hyman E. Nelson

Hyman E. Nelson, 95, of Lufkin, was born August 28, 1912, in Nacogdoches County, Texas. He passed away Thursday, January 3, 2008, in a local nursing facility.

Mr. Nelson was and loving and devoted husband. He was retired from Temple-White, where he worked as a time keeper. Mr. Nelson was a former member of the Navy Reserve, and was a member of Groesbeck Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Nelson of Lufkin; special friend and caregiver, Sue Hinson of Lufkin; sister-in-law, Dorothy Nelson of Nacogdoches; and a number of nieces, nephews and other family members.

Services for Mr. Nelson will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2008, in the Elwyn M. Gipson Memorial Chapel in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park. Entombment will follow in the Garden of Memories Memorial Park.

Friends are invited to visit with the family from 9:00 a.m. until service time Saturday at the Elwyn M. Gipson Memorial Chapel.

Gipson Funeral Home, directors