Billy Clarence Nelson, age 75, of Mena, Arkansas died on Sunday, March 7, 2021 at the Mena Regional Health System. He was born on Tuesday, April 3, 1945 in Big Springs, Texas to Clarence Aaron and Lessie Valta Wheeler Nelson.

Billy always excelled at any career he chose. He was a very hard worker and had a great mind for business. He always had his Columbian coffee, and enjoyed every time with his loved ones. His family was his life, he never failed to provide for them, and he cherished every moment they spent together. Billy was a loving husband, father, son, brother, grandfather, uncle and friend and will be missed by all who knew him.

Billy is survived by his loving wife, Isabel Nelson of Mena; his mother, Valta Brock of Big Spring, Texas; three daughters, Shelly Philio of Houston, Texas, Keli Nelson of Houston, Texas, and Sara Fuentes of Mena; two brothers, Grady Nelson and Coy Nelson; one sister, Barbara Carter of Big Spring, Texas; three grandchildren; several nieces and nephews and a host of other relatives and friends.

No services are planned at this time. Cremation services are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral Home in Mena, Arkansas.

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