Lucile Jacobs "BILO" Nelson
- October 9, 1928 - April 10, 2012
- Knoxville, Tennessee
of Lucile's Passing
- Donations may be made to University of Tennessee Medical Center of Knoxville, for its Pastoral Care Program, 1520 Cherokee Trail, Suite 110, Knoxville, Tennessee 37920-2205
University of Tennessee Medical Center "Pastoral Care Program"
1520 Cherokee Trail, Suite 110
Knoxville, TN 37920-2205
The Mayo Foundation
200 First Street
Rochester, MN 55905
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My thoughts and prayers are with the husband Ernie and sons David and Neil in the loss of Bilo Spencer Nelson, who was always happy, full of fun, and caring to all she knew.
Being a shut-in now myself, I did not know about her illness, or I would have sent flowers an a message to her much earlier. Today, I heard this sad news for the first time and have missed the services.
Love, Betty Frierson (widow of Laurance W. Frierson, II)
Posted by: Betty Davidson Frierson - Knoxville, TN - longtime friend Apr 16, 2012
Dr. John H.L. Marshall was appointed Superintendant of Eastern State Psychiatric Hospital in the wake of revealed scandalous conditions there. Our family moved down from Washinton D.C. and anew kind of kufe began for us. Bilo - a long time volunteer at the Hospital, was one of the first people I met in Knoxville and what a pleasure it was. You all know how she loved to entertain people at home and in Florida. One winter John had a terrible
Posted by: Dorothy de Vogel, the former Mrs.John Marshall - Knoxville, TN - Befriended since first coming to Apr 14, 2012
David and Neil, So sorry for your loss. We're never quite ready, are we? But, we go on as we must because that is what our mom's would want. Again, my condolences and my thoughts and prayers are with you.
Posted by: Frank Ragsdale Apr 14, 2012
Bilo was a jewel. She was a wonderful person who loved others. Her sense of humor was outstanding. He generosity expressed is so many ways, was marvelous. her faith in God radiated to others. She will be greatly missed
George and Joyce Gilbert
Posted by: George W Gilblert - Knoxville, TN - close friend Apr 13, 2012
"Bilo"...a most wonderful, memorable, well-lived life, generously shared with so many people...we "thank God" for the privilege we had to get to "know you"...to "laugh till our sides ached"...and, of course, to "share", also in times of grief and sorrow. You were such a great friend of my mother, "Rene" and in turn to me and I will never forget it! I envision my parents there joining in greeting you at the gates of God's heaven...to rejoice with everyone in
Posted by: Debbie Penland Apr 13, 2012
so sorry we have lost BILO. she was a dear person, fun to be around and cared so much for others. our prayers go out to her family. we will miss her..
Posted by: Grey Steed - Knoxville, TN - friend Apr 13, 2012