Anthony H. Nelson

Anthony Hubert Nelson, 69, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, May 12, 2019, at 4 a.m. at his home.

Mr. Nelson worked for Container Corporation several years. He was a 1967 graduate of Wabash High School.
He was born June 27, 1949 in Richlands, VA, to Joshua T. and Gladys Goss Nelson. His mother survives in Wabash. He first married Linda (Farner) Nall, and she survives. He later married Wanda Faye (Taylor) Slater, and she preceded him in death.

He is survived by two sons, Michael Nelson, of Berkley, MI, and Thomas Nelson, of Peru; a daughter, Laura (Todd) Peterson, of Lagro; two stepchildren, John Slater, of Marion, and Christina Slater, of Huntington; four sisters, Rita (Richard) Carlson, of Wabash; Shirley (Lyle McWhirt) Steele, of Forsythe, IL; Anita (Lee Roy) Correll, of Jasper; and Brenda (Johnny) Day, of Roann; two brothers, Claude (Rhonda) Nelson and William Terry Nelson, both of Wabash; 17 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and two stepgrandchildren.

Calling is Friday, May 17, 2019, from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave. Wabash. A funeral service will be held immediately following at 11 a.m., with Rev. Tim Morrisett officiating. Burial will be in Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Marion.  

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