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Barbara Garner Nelson

Barbara Ann Garner Nelson





Barbara Ann Garner Nelson, age 85, of Laurelwood Apartments, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020, at Laurens County Hospital.


Born in Abbeville, SC, she was a daughter of the late Culp and Lillian Garner.  Barbara retired from Walmart Distribution and was a member of Second Baptist Church in Laurens.


She is survived by: sons, Wayne Nelson, Jr. and wife Jennifer of Gray Court, and Daniel C. Ennett of Lexington; five grandchildren, Annsley Nelson, Brooks Nelson, Blake Nelson, Daniel Ennett, and Amanda Ennett; and one great-grandchild.


There are no services planned at this time, but the family will be at their respective homes.


In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 8180 Greensboro Drive, Suite 400, McLean, VA 22102.


Condolences may be expressed online at www.thekennedymortuary.com.





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Thinking of you in the loss of your sweet Mother. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family. Prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead!

Wendy Powell May 28 2020 12:00 AM

Sorry to hear of your loss. I will be praying for yall. God blessings on you.

Shelly Tippins May 25 2020 12:00 AM

I worked with Barbara for many years at walmart . She was such a joy to be around . We always had a good laugh about something . I looked forward to seeing her walk thru those canteen doors because she was such a lovely lady inside and out . ~RIP~ Sweet Lady ... Condolences to her family i know you will miss her deeply . Thoughts and prayers ...

Arlene Nelson May 22 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Barbara Nelson

Catherine Holder May 21 2020 12:00 AM