Vina E. (Dixon) Nelson


Vina E. (Dixon) Nelson, 86, passed away February 3, 2019. She was born August 5, 1932 in Whitesburg, Kentucky to the late John and Stella Banks Dixon. She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in New Albany and Bonnie Sloan Post American Legion. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, William L. Nelson; three children James A., John L. and Christina Nelson. Deceased siblings, Gracie Poole, Arlie Dixon, Crevin Dixon, and June Dixon.
Survivors include her daughters Jill McLellen (Gary), Janet Nelson (Bobby McKinley) and Patricia Foster (Paul); siblings, Eunice Miller, Nancy Pankey, Julie Kaufer, Roger Dixon, and Debra Hutchison; five grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.
Visitation will be 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday February 6, and after 12:00 noon Thursday, February 7, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN. Her funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday in the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel with private burial following in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Expressions of sympathy to Grace Luthern Church 1787 Klerner Lane, New Albany, Indiana 47150. Online condolences may be made to
Published on February 4, 2019
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