NELSON JR., Robert O Robert O “Bob” Nelson Jr (July 29, 1936 – April 16, 2017) passed away peacefully on Easter Sunday at home with his loving family members at his side as he ascended to be with his Lord & Savior, after battling long term illnesses. He is survived by his devoted wife of 53 years, Georgia Holt Nelson, and his daughter, Lynn and her husband Noe Balli III and their sons Noe IV, Daniel and Anthony of Rockwall, and his daughter, Kristen and her husband, David Lowenberg and their son, Aaron, and their daughter, Jenna of Allen. In addition, he leaves behind loving extended family in Houston, Michigan and Florida. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Beatrice, and his sister, Janet. A memorial service celebrating his life will be held on Thursday, April 20 at 4:00 pm at First United Methodist Church of Richardson located at 503 N Central Expwy, Richardson, TX 75080. In lieu of flowers, the family appreciates donations to Richardson Boys & Girls Club, First United Methodist Church of Richardson or Grace Hospice of Plano.