Nelson Wooldridge


Mr. Nelson Eugene Wooldridge, Sr., 56, of Pine Bluff, died November 23, 2012, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Wooldridge was born November 4, 1956, in Rison, a son of Burnis Eugene Wooldridge and Norma Lee Massey Stover.

He was reared and received his early education in Bastrop, La., graduating from Bastrop High School.

Mr. Wooldridge was a member of South Pinewood Baptist Church and the owner and operator of N.E.W. Trucking.

Nelson was preceded in death by his son, Nelson Eugene Wooldridge, Jr.; father; and grandchild, Brooklyn Daniella Lawrence.

Survivors include two daughters, Charlotte Marie Johnson of Woodlawn, Annie Ruth Elizabeth Lawrence of Pine Bluff; four brothers, Ronald Wooldridge of Pine Bluff, Elbert Wooldridge of De Witt, Dennis Wooldridge of Newton, Kansas, Burnis Wooldridge, II of Blanchard, La.; five grandchildren; mother and stepfather, Norma Lee Elizabeth and Robert Stover of Pine Bluff.

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Thursday, November 29, 2012, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Reverend Doney Blackerby officiating. Burial will follow in the Davis Cemetery near Grapevine.

The family will receive friends at Robinson’s Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m.

Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com.