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In Memory of
Hazel L. Nelson
March 15, 1934 - July 4, 2020

Friday July 10th 6-8 p.m. at Moreland Funeral Home

Saturday, July 11th at 10:00 a.m. at Moreland Funeral Home

Fairview Memorial Park

Hazel Lura Nelson, 86, of Columbus passed away July 4th 2020 surrounded by her loving children. She was born on March 15,1934 in Cow Creek, West Virginia. An employee of General Motors, she retired after 44 years of service. Also an ordained minister, she spent her life sharing her love of Jesus and His gospel message to anyone with whom she came in contact. She had a deep love of family and caring for others. She is survived by her sons James Robert (Kathy) Nelson Jr, Brian (Margaret) Neal, Jack Dorman and her daughter Tanda (Martin Mueller) Nelson. Grandchildren Eric (Julia) Nelson, Lonnie (Myriam) Liming, Jessica Liming, Jason Sprick, and Adam Sprick, Susie (David) Bowers and Cheryl (Chris) Scott. Great-grandchildren Will and Nick; Hannah, Stella, Sophia, Ruben, Isabella and Camila; Gabriel, Carly, Zach, Max, Jackson, Savannah, Olivia and Sidney. She is also survived by two sisters Henrietta and Sue, brother Carl Ray and several nieces, nephews and friends. She was preceded in death by her loving husband of 53 years James Robert Nelson Sr, daughter Wanda Sprick, parents Henry and Lenis Alderman as well as three brothers and two sisters. Friends and Family may call at MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Shrock Rd. Westerville, 6-8pm Friday July 10th where a service will be held Saturday July 11th at 10am. Interment to follow, Fairview Memorial Gardens, Lewis Center. Friends if they wish may contribute in her memory to the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews at


Mary Corne

Jul 19, 2020

I am so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and your family .