Mrs. Nelson was born July 13, 1925, in Corpus Christi to Augusta (Hirst) and Lee Daniel Foley. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents, L.D. and Augusta Foley; a son, Randy Wayne Nelson; sisters, Frankie Foley Martin and Ida Foley Schiro; and a brother, Aubry Lee Foley.
Survivors include a brother, John William Foley of Alice; children, Rocky D. (Lucille) Nelson of San Antonio and Frank (Charlene) Nelson Jr. of Rockport; grandchildren, Brandon Nelson, Roxanna Nelson and Ross Nelson; and two great-grandchildren.
Visitation was held at 9 a.m. Tuesday, June 4, at the Galloway & Sons Funeral Home chapel.
The funeral service was conducted there at 10 o’clock with Rev. Phil Russell officiating. Burial followed in Beeville Memorial Park.
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