James E. Nelson
Entered Into Eternal Rest
Tuesday, October 24, 2017
1934 - 24 October 2017
It is with deep regret that I inform you of the untimely death of James E. Nelson, age 83 of 13779 Legends Trails, #102, Broomfield, CO 80023 who deceased on October 24th, 2017 of Alzheimer disease.
He joined Combat Control at Sewart during 1955 with subsequent assignments to Pope (56), Sewart, Elmendorf, Lockbourne, Tachikawa, Viet Nam, Dyess, Littlerock, Elmendorf when he became as a Senior Enlisted Advisor to the Wing Commander during 1974, and retired from CCT at Elmendorf during 1976.
He retired from the Air Force in 1978 with the rank of CMSgt after 26 years of service to our great nation. He was CCA Life Member 395 where he and his loving wife Shirley took an active role.
Rest in Peace Brother