Nelson Elwood O’Neal, 93, formerly of Carrollton, died Monday, Sept. 10, 2012, in Lady Lake.
Mr. O’Neal was the son of Pierce and Nettie Rice O’Neal. He was born in Sanders, Ky., on Jan. 20, 1919. He attended Gallatin County schools, graduating from Warsaw High School, and served in the U.S, Army in the South Pacific during World War II.
He was associated with the Kraft Company, managing the Gallatin, Tenn., Philadelphia Cream Cheese plant. He also owned his own businesses in Carrollton, and in Gallatin, Tenn.