John Edgar Nelson 71, of Poplar Bluff passed away Dec 18 at his home. 

Mr. Nelson was born Sept. 27,1946 in Pontiac Michigan.  He enjoyed riding his Harley and fishing. 

He is survived by chidren; Johnny Mike Nelson, Carmon Nelson, Laura Kennedy, sisters; Judy Cox, Carmen Flesher, Sharon Chaepel, brothers; Joseph Marlee, Jimmy Livingston, 10 grandchildren,  18 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carmon and Ellen (Livingston) Nelson, grandson; Damion Nelson, great-granddaughter, Lacy Berry and a brother; Aurther Nelson

There are no services planned.