Mrs. Loretta “Pete” Mills Nelson

Published 12:58 pm Saturday, November 29, 2008

By Staff
WINTERVILLE — Mrs. Loretta “Pete” Mills Nelson, 83, died Thursday, November 27, 2008.
The funeral service will be held Sunday at 1:30 p.m. in the Wilkerson Funeral Chapel. Entombment will be in the mausoleum at Pinewood Memorial Park.
Mrs. Nelson, a native of the Chocowinity community of Beaufort County, lived most of her adult life in Winterville, where she was a member of the Winterville Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 43 years, George Franklin Nelson in 1999, a brother, Marvin L. Mills, and two sisters, Ruby M. Mooring and Mamie Ruth Beddard.
She is survived by her: sons, Frank Nelson and wife, Pat, and Jeffrey Nelson and fianc/, Juana, all of Winterville; sisters, Viola M. Mooring, of Snow Hill, Annie Myrtle Warren, of Chocowinity, and Doris M. Bonner and husband, Loma, Ayden.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Wilkerson Funeral Home, and other times at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Nelson, 554 Tabard Rd., Winterville.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Winterville Baptist Church, P.O. Box 1669, Winterville, NC 28590.
The family would like to express their heartfelt gratitude and thanks to the staff at Spring Arbor and the University Health System Inpatient Hospice for their loving care of Mrs. Nelson.
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