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NOV 1952


Golston Nelson, 64, well-known farmer residing in the Old Beech Church vicinity southeast of New Harmony, died suddenly this morning at his home. He had been ill for some time but death, the result of heart disease, came unexpectedly.


A native of Illinois, the deceased had spent most of his life in Posey County.


The body is at the Shoultz Werry Funeral Home in New Harmony. Funeral arrangement had not been completed early this afternoon.


Surviving are the wife, nee Helen Curtis; three sons, Herdis and Paul of New Harmony and Clifford, U. S. Army; three daughters, Helen Ruth Nelson at home, Mrs. Jeanne Goudea, Petalinna, Calif, and Mrs. Martha Hornback, New Harmony; a brother, Jerry Nelson, Carmi, Ill; and a sister, Mrs. Grove Veatch, Mederia, Calif.


Originally submitted by Betty Sellers