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Malcolm Nelson

September 8, 1950 ~ April 25, 2022 (age 71)


Malcolm James Nelson passed away on Monday, April 25, 2022 at his home. He was born in Pittsburgh, PA on September 8, 1950 to the late Leroy And Beatrice Best Nelson.

Malcolm attended Braddock High School where he was a member of their championship basketball team. Malcolm served in the Unites States Army and later went on to work for Port Authority in Pittsburgh. He enjoyed reading, traveling, listening to jazz music and enjoying the many things Asheville, NC has to offer.

In addition to his parents, Malcolm was preceded in death by sisters, Doris Stokes, Rosa Nelson, Flora Lawson, Delores Lee, Edith Hamilton; brothers, Leroy "Randy" Nelson, Jr. and Kenneth Nelson.

Left to cherish his memory is daughter, Autumn Nelson; step-son, Joseph Nelson; grandchildren, Austin Nelson, Brianna Garmany, Aaliyah Nelson; sister, Margaret Barbour; a host of nieces and nephews; other family member and friends.

No services are planned at this time.

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