Stacy Nelson, 67, of Greenup, Kentucky passed away Monday December 4, 2017 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky.
Mr. Nelson was born January 16, 1949 in Greenup, Kentucky a son of the late Orin and Mary Stuart Nelson.
He restored antique log cabins many of which had historical significance in the area. He was an author and musician during his retirement. He published six novels and wrote several songs.
He is survived by his loving wife Rebecca Jo Simpson Nelson
One son Carey and Amy Baxter of Wisconsin
Renee Novelle and April Cosimano of Naples, Florida
Moira and Joss Nelson Sallade of Richmond, Virginia
One brother Mitchell Nelson
Sandy Nelson of Wilmington, North Carolina
Regina (Ken) Stout of North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
One granddaughter Cora Baxter
A private graveside service will be conducted at 3:30 pm on Friday December 8, 2017 at his residence in Greenup, Kentucky. Contact Rebecca Nelson for directions. In lieu of flowers donations may be made towards the funeral expenses. Reed Funeral Home in Greenup is in charge of arrangements. Condolences may be made at rlrfuneralhome.com.