Patsy Lee Nelson

  • Born: May 23, 1943
  • Died: September 27, 2019
  • Location:

Busch Funeral and Crematory Services

7501 Ridge Road
Parma, OH 44129
Tel. (440) 842-7800

Tribute & Message From The Family

Loving Wife, Mother, Grandmother and Sister

Patsy Lee Nelson (nee Perdue), 76, of Sullivan passed away Friday, September 27, 2019 at her home surrounded by her family following a short illness. She was born May 23, 1943 in Winifrede, West Virginia.

Patsy was a homemaker. She was raised in the Baptist faith. She loved to gamble, playing cards, betting on horses, and playing at casinos. She also enjoyed old Gospel and Country music, and spending time with all her loved ones.

Mrs. Nelson is survived by her children Patricia Benedict (Tom) of Bedford, Franklin (Lorie) Nelson of Cleveland, Roger (Kristi) Nelson of Sullivan, and Peggy (Robert) Bidlake of Wellington; 19 grandchildren and 60+ great-grandchildren; brothers Robert (Elizabeth) Perdue of Sullivan, Jimmy (Diana) Perdue of Cleveland, and Sharon (Johnny) Lambert of Pennsylvania; many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband Franklin Nelson; grandson, Billy Pettry; great-grandson Payton Noah Bays; parents Pete and Mary (Greer) Perdue.

Friends may call 4-8pm Tuesday, October 1 at the Busch Funeral Home, 4334 Pearl Road, Cleveland. Funeral service will be 11am Wednesday, October 2 at the funeral home. Hospice Chaplain, David, will officiate. Interment will follow at West Park Cemetery.