Harold W. Nelson age 78 of Stockbridge passed away January 5, 2012. Mr. Nelson was a retired dispatcher for Complete Auto Transit with 30 years of service. He was an Army Veteran who honorably served his country. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved camping and sitting by the fire. Memorial services will be conducted on Saturday, January 14, 2012 in Union United Methodist Church at 2:00 pm with Pastor Rick Marson and Pastor Jimmy Hood officiating. Interment will be in Oak Forest Cemetery in Hayesville, NC. He is survived by his wife of 54 years Mary Ann Nelson. Daughter; Leisa Nelson Of Stockbridge. Special nephew; Gary and Vickey Shelton of Blue Ridge. Special great niece; Meghan Shelton of Blue Ridge. Special great nephew; David Shelton of Blue Ridge. Special Friend and care giver; Wayne Henry of Stockbridge. His faithful dog; Pokey Joe. Arrangements are under the direction of Horis A. Ward-Fairview Chapel, Stockbridge.