OXFORD — Florence Nelson, 96, of Oxford, North Carolina, passed away on Sept. 28, 2021, at Granville Health Center. She was born in Vance County to the late Gertrude Brooks.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 2, 2021, at Michael Creek Missionary Baptist Church. There will be no public viewing.

Survivors include her children, Allen T. Nelson (Ella), William R. Nelson and Phillip S. Nelson; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and four great-great grandchildren.

Arrangements are by Davis-Royster Funeral Service.

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