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Gailon Walker Nelson Edit Profile

Minister

Gailon Walker Nelson, American minister. Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1975. Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, DAV (Commander Andalusia), American Legion, Civitans.

Background

Nelson, Gailon Walker was born on January 20, 1931 in Andalusia, Alabama, United States. Son of James Monroe and Eunice (Walker) Nelson.

Career

Enlisted, United States Army, 1948; assigned to Federal Republic Germany, Vietnam, Korea, Hawaii retired,, 1969; pastor, New Chapel Baptist Church, 1974-1981; pastor, Bethanyy Southern Baptist Church, Kinston, Alabama, since 1981.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Southern Baptist Convention, 1975.

Membership

Member Veterans of Foreign Wars, DAV (Commander Andalusia), American Legion, Civitans.

Connections

Married Ruth Owens, December 31, 1954. Children: Ruth Maria Nelson Ulmer, Gailon Owens.

father:
James Monroe Nelson

mother:
Eunice (Walker) Nelson

spouse:
Ruth Owens

child:
Ruth Maria Nelson Ulmer Nelson

child:
Gailon Owens Nelson