Michael Nelson, 68, of Wartburg, passed away January 3, 2013, at Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy, of Wartburg; son, Barry Nelson; daughter, Michelle Sopfe; seven grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and many other relatives.

Memorial service was conducted January 5, at Wartburg Kingdom Hall JehovahĂ­s Witness with Bro. Charles Bentel officiating.

West-Murley Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.