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1946 Mary 2023

Mary Nelson

April 19, 1946 — December 31, 2023


Mary Nelson, age 77, of Wartburg passed away Sunday, December 31, 2023 at her home.

She is preceded in death by her parents Hobart and Lucy Goad Daugherty; sisters Stella Mae (Kermit) Crabtree, Ruby Jewel (Roosevelt) Armes, Gertrude (Darrell) King, Judy Ophra (Junior) Cole, and Bonnie Lou (Barry) Goad; brothers Mack McKinley “Joe” Daugherty, Lloyd Daugherty, and Isaac Henderson Daugherty; son Michael Leo Nelson.


She is survived by brother James Thomas Daugherty; son Tim and Winnie Nelson; grandsons Jason and Jessica Nelson and Travis and Ashley Nelson; great grandchildren Otto and Alice Nelson and Laykin and Kollins Nelson; former husband Benny Nelson and a host of nieces, nephews and extended family.


The family will receive friends Tuesday, January 2, 2024 at Schubert Funeral Home in Wartburg from 5:00-7:00 p.m. with the funeral to follow at 7:00 p.m. with Bro. Chris Bumbalough officiating.  Graveside services will be Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. at Morgan Memorial Gardens in Wartburg.


Schubert Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Mary Nelson.

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