Rainey Mortuary Service regretfully announce the demise of Deacon Robert Nelson of Tuscaloosa, AL. Deacon Robert Nelson traded time for eternity on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at Forest Manor Nursing Home. Funeral services for Deacon Robert Nelson will be held on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 at 11am at Elizabeth Baptist Church with Rev. Vernon Swift officiating. Burial will follow at Cedar Oak Memorial Park. Body will lie in state one hour prior to service. Public visitation will be on Tuesday, April 24, 2018 11am - 6pm. Rainey Mortuary Service in charge of final care.