Ellis James Nelson, our beloved husband, father and friend, died at home on December 22, 1994 and is now in the loving arms of Jesus.

He was born April 19, 1934 in Salt Lake City to Carl and Alfreda Gunnerson Nelson. Ellis married Florence Freeman on December 27, 1974.He graduated from South High School in 1952 and then attended the University of Utah. He was a licensed contractor as well as a real estate agent. Presently, he was employed at Shopko.

Ellis was a kind, loving and gracious person who will be missed by all who knew him.

Surviving family includes his wife, Florence; three sons, Ryan, Kevin and Matthew Nelson, all from Salt Lake City, Utah.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, December 28, 1994, 11 a.m. at Wasatch Memorial Park, 3401 South Highland Drive (north entrance 3300 South). Funeral directors, Memorial Estates Mortuary.

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