Joe C. Nelson, Sr. ’43 of of Cartersville, Ga. died July 3, 2006. He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the U.S. Air Force. He was a retired consultant with Charter Peachford Hospital. He was a member of Kappa Sigma fraternity. Survivors include his wife, Mrs. Mary (Betty) Smith Nelson, 31 Mission Hills Dr. SW, Cartersville, Ga. 30120; a daughter, Mary Elizabeth Nelson; and granddaughters, Mary Beth Tumlin and Lauren Nelson.