Buddy Ray Nelson, Jr.

Born on November 29, 1966

Departed on June 20, 2017 and resided in Nashville, TN

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Buddy Ray Nelson, Jr.

Age 50, passed away on June 20, 2017. Buddy is preceded in death by grandparents, John and Effie Barnes; grandmother, Hazel Morton; Brandie’s mother, Gina LaRue.

Survived by daughter, Brandie (Cory) Freeman; parents, Sue (Willard) Jones and Buddy, Sr. (Peggy) Nelson; sisters, Lori (John) Phillips and Brandi (Jimmy) Brown; friend, Denisa Pickard, her two sons, Michael Pickard and Johnny Watts; grandson, Wes Watts.

Visitation will be Saturday, June 24, 2017 from 10:00am until the service time at 2:00pm, at West Harpeth Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Barnes Cemetery.

6 Comments to Buddy Ray Nelson, Jr.

  1. Felicia Edens
    June 21, 2017 7:27 pm

    Sorry for you all’s loss.. You’re in my prayers.

  2. Laquieta Sharp
    June 21, 2017 9:17 pm

    Buddy u was a true and loved friend. We have been friends for many years and u r going to be truly missed. God gained a beautiful angel when he picked u. It was to soon for u to leave this world. U we’re like a brother to Jeff and he is so heart broken. RIP my brother til we meet again, love u Buddy.

  3. Jennifer Nixon
    June 21, 2017 9:37 pm

    Brandie,
    My heartfelt thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Lean on the Lord and let Corey be there for you as no other can be. We love you and may God Bless You in the days ahead.

    Love,
    Ricky and Jennifer Nixon

  4. aly lee
    June 22, 2017 12:45 pm

    My prayers are with you denisa pickard I know how much you truly loved buddy he will be missed greatly no doubt about it lean on the Lord denisa he knows where your heart is and all those who are ugly to you will have to answer for it one day keep your head up and keep pushing forward til you can be with buddy again until then you are in my thoughts and prayers

  5. Michelle
    June 22, 2017 2:59 pm

    Sending my Prayers & Thoughts to The Nelson & Barnes family, I’ve known *Bubba* since 1992,He was always very kind and easy going, and A great father* had great taste in music,,LUV & MISS You,BUT NEVER FOR GOTTEN😇

  6. Rosie Warren
    June 23, 2017 8:04 am

    Sue our prayers are with you and your family, May God Bless you in this time of sorrow.

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