Funeral service for Curtis Nelson of Simmesport will be held on Saturday, September 8, 2018 beginning at 11am at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Simmesport with Pastor Henry Wright. Visitation will begin Saturday, September 8, 2018 beginning at 9:30am until 11am at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church in Simmesport. Burial will be at the church cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Escude Funeral Home.
Curtis Nelson, age 20, passed away on Sunday, September 2, 2018 at his home in Simmesport. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Tommy & Hazel Perkins and maternal grandmother, Geraldine Jackson.
Those left to cherish his memory are his parents, Tony & Belinda Nelson of Simmesport; sister, Toni Nelson of Simmesport; and maternal grandfather, Rachel Jackson.
Curtis was born on March 14, 1998 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. He was saved at the age of 14 and served at Full Gospel Holy Temple Church in Simmesport as a young musician. He played lead guitar, sometimes bass, but he enjoyed playing drums. Curtis was a 2017 graduate from Avoyelles High School where he served in band for 4 years as a drummer. Curtis will be missed dearly but his family and friends will continue to love and cherish his young life.
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Sandra RobinsonMarshall, TX