Ceaser "Fox" Nelson Jr. 73 of Bay Springs, MS, passed away on Saturday, January 27, 2018, at his residence. He was born on December 30, 1944 in Heidelberg, MS. A son of the late Ceaser Nelson Sr. and Lurlene Pierce Nelson. He attended school at Leona and Southside High School. He retired from Waste Management of Ellisville, MS.
In addition to his parents Ceaser was preceded in death by 2 brothers; Roland Green and John O. Nelson Sr., as well as 7 sisters; Ethel Hayes, Rosetta Shelby, Mariah O'Daye, Bettye Booth, Eula Keyes, Jessie Wright, and Ollie M. Williams.
He is survived by his wife Mary Pierce Nelson, 4 children; Ceaser D. Nelson of Heidelberg, MS, Cherrell L. Nicholson of Charlotte, NC, Dwight D. Nelson and Theresa A. Ranson (Gregory) both of Erie, PA. Also, 4 sisters; Barbara Roberson of Rochester, NY, Margie Roberson of Raleigh, NC, Pamela Dorch, Charlotte Milsap, and sister in law, Barbara Nelson all of Heidelberg, MS. He leaves behind 11 grandchildren, 1 granddog, and 11 great grandchildren to cherish his memories.
Friends are invited to join the family on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at 1888 Co Rd 31, Union Baptist Church, Heidelberg, MS 39439, for viewing at 11 a.m., followed by service at 12 noon.