August 10, 1943 ~ August 3, 2016
Donald Edward Nelson (Don), 72 passed away August 3, 2016. Don was born and raised in Savannah, Georgia. Don was a member of the Coast Guard Auxillary and was an avid boater and scuba diver and had a passion for the water. Don worked for Norfolk Southern Railroad for 40+ years. Don was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather. Survivors include his wife, Helen Eberstein Nelson; daughter Dawna Nelson Price (Steven Price), daughter Lorrie Nelson. Grandchildren include Weston Price, Ashley Price (Powers), Austin Price, Braden Price, and Mercee Nelson. Great-grandchildren include Wyatt Price, Olivia Powers and Chloe Powers. His memorial service will be held on Sunday, August 7, 2016 at 3PM at Wages and Sons Funeral Home located 1031 Lawrenceville, Highway, Lawrenceville, Georgia 30046. Another celebration of life memorial will be held in Savannah, Georgia with a date to be determined.