Bom-Wrapper

Caroline Nelson

Caroline Ann Nelson (Donahue)

Sunday, August 3rd, 1952 - Saturday, November 7th, 2020
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Caroline Nelson, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been submitted for approval. There may be a delay before posting.

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Caroline Nelson

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Caroline's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Caroline's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

Caroline Nelson, 68, of Waco, passed away Saturday, November 7, 2020. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Saturday, November 14 at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 N. Robinson Dr., with Pastor Gary Washington officiating. The family will receive visitors 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, November 13 at the funeral home.

Caroline Ann Donahue Nelson was born in Waco, Texas, on August 3, 1952. She was the last of 3 daughters born to Charles and Zalee Donahue. After graduating from Carver High School (Waco, Texas) she embarked upon a very successful career in television as a traffic manager for KWKT Fox 44 here in Waco, Texas for more than 20 years.

Caroline was the darling wife of Issac Nelson, her husband of 28 years. From this blended family of seven was Keric (Yazmin) Donahue, Tayoki (James) Johnson, Cleo (Victoria) Kirkland, Shirley Diane Nelson and Usher France. Caroline was the loving sister to the late Charlesetta (Charli) Donahue King and Mary L. Terry. She was also a very loving grandmother to 10 loving and wonderful grandkids. She was also an attentive aunt to her niece and nephews. Melvin and Marilyn Campbell are siblings from their father. She was both loved and treasured by all who knew her.

Caroline was a loved and cherished member of St. Stephens Baptist Church located here in Waco, Texas were she was a member of the choir and held a variety of offices.

Caroline had a life worth living and lived it to the fullest.
Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Caroline

Service Details

  • Visitation

    Friday, November 13th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    When
    Friday, November 13th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
  • Service

    Saturday, November 14th, 2020 | 10:00am
    When
    Saturday, November 14th, 2020 10:00am
    Location
    Pecan Grove Funeral Home
    Address
    3124 Robinson Dr
    WACO, TX 76706
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Caroline here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

No video recorded.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Shirley Kirkland Price-Summons & Cleo Kirkland Sr., The Whisenton Family, and other have sent flowers to the family of Caroline Ann Nelson (Donahue).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
SS

Shirley Kirkland Price-Summons & Cleo Kirkland Sr.

Posted at 12:06pm
Cleo Kirkland Sr. & Shirley Price-Summons. Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family during this time. Wishing you strength and peace.
Flower Image

Shirley Kirkland Price-Summons & Cleo Kirkland Sr. purchased flowers for the family of Caroline Nelson. Send Flowers

TF

The Whisenton Family

Posted at 08:56am
Please accept our most heartfelt sympathies for your loss... Our thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Flower Image

The Whisenton Family purchased flowers for the family of Caroline Nelson. Send Flowers

JH

Josephine Murphy & Ashley Hopkins

Posted at 01:38pm
May our Savior Jesus Christ comfort and strengthen you now and always. You all are in my prayers.
Flower Image

Josephine Murphy & Ashley Hopkins purchased flowers for the family of Caroline Nelson. Send Flowers

TF

The Casmus Family

Posted at 08:57am
With deepest sympathy,
Flower Image

The Casmus Family purchased flowers for the family of Caroline Nelson. Send Flowers

WP

Waco Southern Panthers

Posted at 04:45pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this difficult time. We will continue praying for you all.
Flower Image

Waco Southern Panthers purchased flowers for the family of Caroline Nelson. Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Tribute Video

Share by: