Darrell Artel Nelson was born on October 31, 1966, his father Randolph Nelson Sr. (preceded in death) and survived by mother Viola and stepfather Genesis Quarles . He is survived by his son Tehran Nelson and devoted partner Marthenia Richardson. He had Texas parents John (preceded in death) and Trevia Boyd in whom he shared many memories. He has 3 sisters Vinceretta Boone (preceded in death), Sharon Miller, and Kim McDaniel along with one brother in love Jerome Miller. He also has 3 brothers Randolph Nelson Jr., Antonio Nelson, and Shawn Nelson. Nephews include: Tyrone Nelson (Dione Nelson), Tony Boone, Terrell Miller, Antonio Nelson, Randolph Nelson III, and Donald Bruton Jr. Nieces include: Tynika Nelson, Tiara Nelson, LaToya Miller, Tishina Nelson, Tiffany Nelson, Tyshawna Nelson and DeNyia Bruton. He leaves behind a host of great nieces and nephews, along with aunts, uncles and cousins (devoted cousin Xavier Mickens). Along with longtime friend Remond Bland. He had many friends and host of children that he mentored and encouraged daily. To know him is to love him. He will surely be missed. May his legacy of showing love continue to reside in each of you.
The family will receive friends from 3-7 pm on Friday, October 1, 2021, at Affinity Funeral Service, 2720 Enterprise Pkwy, Richmond, VA 23294. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Saturday, October 2, 2021, in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Oakwood Cemetery, 3101 Nine Mile Rd, Richmond, VA 23223.
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