Golden Gate Mortuary

Amarillo, Texas

Golden Gate Mortuary - Amarillo, Texas

Irma Jean Nelson

Irma Jean Nelson (2)


Irma J. Nelson, 56, of Amarillo died Thursday, March 2, 2017.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday in New Covenant Missionary Baptist Church with Bishop James Mims, pastor, officiating and the Rev. V.C. Conner, as eulogist. Arrangements are by Golden Gate Mortuary, 1416 N. Hughes St.

Mrs. Nelson of Amarillo was born Oct. 23, 1960, to Estella and Bobby Nelson. She attended Amarillo public schools, nursing school at Northwest Texas Hospital and Amarillo College. Irma worked for Toot’N Totum for about 12 years and also worked for Walmart.

She was preceded in death by her father, Bobby Nelson; a brother, Larry Nelson; and two uncles.

Survivors include her mother, Estella Nelson of Amarillo; three sons, Durrenzo “D.J.” Nelson, Tiundrae “Andre” Nelson and Edmund “Wayne” Nelson, all of Amarillo; two nieces, Amari Howard and Demetra Price of Lubbock; three sisters, Glendell Oagaes and husband Billy and Debra Poindexter, both of Amarillo, and Bobbie Kelly of Lubbock; three brothers, Bobby Nelson Jr., Michael Nelson of Amarillo and Billy Porter of Odessa; seven grandchildren; two special nieces, Rhonda Skinner and Kelly; a special cousin, Robert Carey and Renae; and a special uncle, Jackson and wife LaMelda Carey.

Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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