Enoch ‘Arden’ Nelson 1933 - 2010
Enoch “Arden” Nelson, 76, of Cottonwood died Sunday, September 19, 2010. He was born October 11, 1933 in Wynnewood, Oklahoma, the son of Robert Lee Nelson and Eunice Nelson.
He was a graduate of of Jackson schools and Grace Court schools in Phoenix and Phoenix Union High School.
Mr. Nelson served his country in the Army during the Korean war.
He worked for Farmer Brothers Coffee.
Arden was a well-known fast pitch softball coach for many years.
Arden’s spirited personality and amazing individuality touched many and will be forever missed.
He leaves his wife of 54 years, Patricia Nelson; daughters Laurie Bolin, Shari Harris (Chuck) and Lisa Burke (Eric), all of Cottonwood; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
A celebration of Arden’s life will be held on Saturday, September 25 at the Nelson Home at 1 PM.
An online guestbook is available at www.westcottfuneralhome.com
Information provided by survivors.