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Zean Vick Nelson
Sunrise: December 5, 1926 | Sunset: July 1, 2017

The Nelson, Whitfield, King, Harris, Harmon, Rennie, Parker, Kamara and Draper families announce with heavy hearts the death of Zean Vick Nelson.  This sad event occurred on Saturday, July 1, 2017, at the Ganta United Methodist Hospital in Ganta, Liberia.

Mrs. Nelson is survived by her children: Zack D. Nelson, Sr., Thomas S. Nelson, Jr.,  Julius C. Nelson (Winifred), Eleanor Nelson,  Lela Nelson Kamara  (Abdul) and  Zean Nelson; Grandchildren: Zack Nelson, Jr., Linda Nelson, Watchen Dastinot (Andre), Taizu Nelson Cooper (Joseph), Samuel Nelson, Zack Nelson, Bobby Nelson, Stanley Nelson, Roosevelt Nelson, Queenah  Jah, Abdul Kamara, Jr., Haja Kamara and Lyvon White (Jimmy); Brother-in law: Urias Nelson; Sister-in-law: Johnette King; Nephews: Wilmot L. Harmon (Elizabeth),  Emerson King, Jacob N. King, Jr.,  A. D. King (Quady),  Emanuel King (Ellen-Mai), Daniel Draper, Jr., Richmond Draper (Elsie), Pinckney King, Jr. (Tina), Alfred Derrick King (Denise) , Arthur Nickerson, Sidney King, Jr. (Lydia), George Kesson Harris (Ethel), P. Ernest Parker, Jr.; Nieces: Victoria Rich (Jerry), Christine Taylor (Elijah), Ella King, Angeline King-Jimice, Maryzean King, Johnette King, Delsena Ross, Audrey King-Rubie, Jenny Brisbane, Marie White (Stanley), Ernestine Parker, Mardia Parker-Jallah, Yardia  Parker-Lawrence, Matilda Parker and Laura Yancy,  several great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her father: Zack Vick; her mother: Lela Whitfield; her husband: Thomas S. Nelson, Sr.; son: Roosevelt Nelson; daughter: Victoria L. Nelson; Brothers: Jacob N. King, Sr., Sidney King, Sr., Pinckney King, Sr. & Wilmot Harmon; Sisters:  Catherine Vick, Victoria L. Harmon, Delsena Draper and Frances King, Jeanette King.
The remains of Mrs. Zean Nelson will be removed from the Samuel A. Stryker Funeral Service on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 9am.

Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 10am.
Tubman Memorial United Methodist Church, Weaver Street, Payneville, Liberia.

Family Contact in the United States

  • Baba Kamara:               301-332-9686
  • Julius Nelson:               703-449-1591/571-237-1592
  • A. D. King:                  973-454-4003

Family Contact in Liberia

  • Zack D. Nelson, Sr.    011-231-880433258
  • Stanley Nelson:         011-231-888035908
  • Massaquoi Kamara:   011-231-866512439

Financial contributions can be made to:
Bank of America - MD
Account Number - 446039068606
Routing Number - 052001633