Samual Eugene Nelson “Geno” of Limestone, TN passed away on July 11, 2019 at the age of 79.\n \nGene was a loving father, grandfather, great grandfather, and friend to so many. He was retired from truck driving of many long years on the open road. \n \nHe was preceded in death by parents Troy and Mary Sue Nelson, sons Kenneth and Michael Nelson. He is survived by his brother: Keith Nelson; sister: Josie Hunt; mother of their children and special friend: Wanda Nelson; son: Richard Nelson; daughters: Diane and Buddy Morgan, Barbara Lawson, Kris Walden all of Knoxville, Tosha Wilson of Oklahoma, and Doan Kimmons; grandchildren: Sylvia and Erik Musser, Sammy Nelson, Brandon and Crystal Nelson, Kenny Lawson, Michael and Tiffany Lawson; five great- grandchildren. \n \nThe family will receive friends at Jeffers Funeral Service downtown Greeneville on Monday, July 15, 2019 from 6-8PM with a service to follow at 8PM in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Johnathan Jones officiating. \nTo send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of \nSamual Eugene "Geno" Nelson, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store.