Barbara Jean Nelson was born on March 31, 1958 to the union of Joe N. Nelson and Helen J. Jones. She was the 14th of 15 children. Barbara was a life long resident of Kansas City and was a graduate of Central High School. She was a loving and caring person and accepted Christ at an early age. She worked as a caregiver for Angel Care Services before becoming ill. Barbara departed this life on June 12th, 2020 preceding her in death was her son; Paul L. “Tokum” Nelson, both parents, two sisters and ten brothers.
She leaves to cherish her memory, one son; Michael W. Nelson, her husband; Paul Smith, two daughters; Deborah and Kyessa Nelson; one sister; Deborah Nelson, one brother; Penion Nelson; one grandson; Tyryn, one granddaughter, Tia, all of Kansas City, MO and there are also numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends…not mentioned, nor forgotten!
Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, June 20th at Mount Calvary COGIC 2422 Van Brunt Blvd, Kansas City, MO 64127. Visitation 9:00 A.M.
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