James Arlin Nelson, 95, formerly of Dallas, died Feb. 11.
Jim was born near Jefferson, N.C.
Jim is survived by children Terry Jokinen, Chris West (Roger) and Ryan Nelson (Linda), all who live in Oregon; stepchildren, Walt Shearer, (Patti) Rudy Shearer, (Jayne) and Hazel Welliver (Steve), all of Skagit and Island counties, Wash.; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and extended family.
A celebration of life will be July 1, at the home of Rudy and Jayne Shearer.
For information: Rudy, 360-202-1395, or Hazel, 360 929-3232.