Name: Kenneth Earl Nelson
From: The Great Bend Tribune,
Great Bend, Kansas
Date: Tuesday, December 13, 1966
Kenneth Earl Nelson, 59, former resident of Ellinwood, died unexpectedly Sunday in Amarillo, Tex., after suffering a heart attack. Born Dec 7, 1907 in Hutchinson, he married Mabel Dunn in 1931 at Great Bend.
He was a restaurant manager in Amarillo and prior to moving there, he was a resident of Ellenwood where he operated a restaurant and nightclub for several years. He was a member of the First Christian Church.
He is survived by the widow; one son, Billy Don of Houston; two daughters, Kandy Ann of the home and Mrs. Marion (Rita) Miller of Larned; one sister, Mrs. Adele Edwards of Los Angeles, Calif..; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Bryant and Fryberger Mortuary with the Rev. Russell Kiester officiating with burial in the Great Bend Cemetery. Friends may call after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.