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Minister

William Hoyt Nelson, American minister. Ordained to ministry Church of Christ, 1958. Named Local Citizen of Month, Moulton (Alabama) Advertiser, 1991. Chairman Sharlene Jones Heart Transplant Doctor, Moulton, 1987, Heart Association Fund Doctor, Moulton, 1988-1991, Carley Peters Liver Transplant Doctor, Moulton, 1990. Member Civitan International (board directors since 1989, Outstanding Ministry Service award 1991).

Background

Nelson, William Hoyt was born on January 18, 1930 in Alexander City, Alabama, United States. Son of William Olin and Iula Vashti (Jones) Nelson.

Education

Bachelor in Journalism, Psychology & History, Auburn University, 1951. Postgraduate, Alabama Christian School Religion, 1953.

Career

Minister, Dadeville (Alabama) Church of Christ, 1958-1968; minister, College Avenue Church of Christ, Enterprise, Alabama, 1968-1973; minister, Hartselle (Alabama) Church of Christ, 1973-1975; minister, Ozark (Alabama) Church of Christ, 1975-1978; minister, Moulton (Alabama) Church of Christ, since 1978. Founder, board directors Wiregrass Christian Youth Camp, Chancellor, Alabama, since 1968. Advisory board Leadership and Church Growth International, 1988.

Missionaryto Donetsk, Ukraine, 1992-1997. Mission effort in Timisoara, Romania, 1995.

Achievements

  • Ordained to ministry Church of Christ, 1958.

Membership

Chairman Sharlene Jones Heart Transplant Doctor, Moulton, 1987, Heart Association Fund Doctor, Moulton, 1988-1991, Carley Peters Liver Transplant Doctor, Moulton, 1990. Member Civitan International (board directors since 1989, Outstanding Ministry Service award 1991).

Connections

Married Gueldine Trussell, January 21, 1951. Children: Monya Deen Claborn, Kendall Hoyt.

father:
William Olin Nelson

mother:
Iula Vashti (Jones) Nelson

spouse:
Gueldine Trussell

child:
Monya Deen Claborn Nelson

child:
Kendall Hoyt Nelson