Jennifer L. Nelson


Jennifer L. Nelson, 43, of Columbus, died at 4:05 a.m. Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.

Jennifer was employed as a credit analyst with Elwood Staffing.

The funeral will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Pastor Wes Jones officiating.

Family and friends may call from 1:30 p.m. to time of service Friday at the funeral home.

In keeping with Jennifer’s wishes, cremation is planned following the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences and special memories may be shared with Jennifer’s family and a video tribute may be viewed at

Jennifer was born in Galesburg, Illinois, May 31, 1974. She was the daughter of John and Kay Dunavant Gianos.

Survivors include her fiance, Bobby Van Horn of Columbus; a son, Cameron Nelson of Columbus, and her daughter, Kristin Nelson of Columbus; her father, John Gianos of Illinois; and a brother, Paul (Diane) Gianos of Richmond, VA.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Kay Gianos.