NELSON, Luther A. – Age 69, passed away November 8, 2012. He is preceded in death by his loving wife of 40 years, Mrs. Eleanor Nelson; parents, Luther and Ernestine Nelson; sons, Gregory Allen Nelson and Roger Stonestreet; grandson, Jacob David Whalen. Mr. Nelson is survived by his children, Anita Whalen, Sherri Perkins, Mary Stonestreet, Karen McLane and Terry Stonestreet; 9 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. Visitation for Mr. Nelson will on November 11th, from 2PM to 8PM at Hendersonville Funeral Home 353 Johnny Cash Pky. Hendersonville, TN with the funeral service on Monday, November 12, 2012 at 11 AM. Interment will follow in Hendersonville Memory Gardens.