Terry Eugene Nelson, born in Grantsburg, Illinois in November 1927 to Rolla Nelson and Ossie Choate, passed away on August 4, 2016, in Rochester Hills, Michigan.
Terry Nelson graduated from Vienna High School, attended a local college and then joined the U.S. Air Force.
In 1948 he married Dorothy Atkinson who preceded him in death in 1996.
He retired from GM Security in 1991.
His brother Rolla Nelson of North Carolina, as well as nieces, nephews, and cousins survive Terry. He is also survived by a brother and sister in-law Donald and Maria Atkinson.
Terry was out going and friendly and will be missed by all who knew him.
Services will be at the Modetz Funeral Home, 339 Walnut, Rochester, Michigan on August 10, 2016, with visitation at 10:00 a.m. followed by burial at 11:00 a.m.