Ryker Alan James Nelson, the infant son of Shaylin and Macie Reed Nelson, gained his wings on Wednesday, July 13, 2022. He was born on July 8, 2022 in Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.  

He is survived by his parents; his big sister, River Reed; maternal grandparents, Alan and Sherrie Reed of Somerset; paternal grandparents, Sonceray Nelson of Corbin and Phil Gullion of London; godmother, Heather Campbell; aunts, Carlee Reed and Zack, and Crystal Gullion; uncle Devon Nelson and Jayla.  

He is preceded in death by a very special uncle, Elmer “Elmo” Campbell.  

Visitation will be held on Monday, July 18, 2022 from 12:00 noon until 1:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the Ryker Nelson Memorial Fund.  

“We will hold you in our hearts until we hold you in Heaven”.  

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Ryker Alan James Nelson.