Albert Nelson

Albert Vincent “The Can Man” Nelson, 71, of Dry Fork, passed away Jan. 9, 2013. at his home.

He was born Aug. 8, 1941, at Smoke Hole, Grant County, a son of the late Jonathan William Nelson and Grace Aniline VanMeter Nelson.

Also preceding him in death were two brothers, Johnny and Charles Nelson; and one sister, Susan Nelson.

He is survived by one brother, Sammy Nelson of Akron, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews.

Albert worked in his early years in Akron Ohio, and then at Hinchcliff Lumber Co. He also worked as a farm hand helping farmers in the Dry Fork community

Friends will be received at Hinkle Funeral Home Sunday, Jan. 13, from 1 to 3 p.m., the funeral hour, with the Rev. Ric Lewellen officiating. Interment will follow in Mt. State Memorial Gardens.

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