Mr. Nelson Eugene Wooldridge, Sr., 56, of Pine Bluff, died November 23, 2012, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Nelson Eugene Wooldridge, Sr., 56, of Pine Bluff, died November 23, 2012, at Jefferson Regional Medical Center.

Mr. Wooldridge was born November 4, 1956, in Rison, a son of Burnis Eugene Wooldridge and Norma Lee Massey Stover.

He was reared and received his early education in Bastrop, La., graduating from Bastrop High School.

Mr. Wooldridge was a member of South Pinewood Baptist Church and the owner and operator of N.E.W. Trucking.

Nelson was preceded in death by his son, Nelson Eugene Wooldridge, Jr.; father; and grandchild, Brooklyn Daniella Lawrence.

Survivors include two daughters, Charlotte Marie Johnson of Woodlawn, Annie Ruth Elizabeth Lawrence of Pine Bluff; four brothers, Ronald Wooldridge of Pine Bluff, Elbert Wooldridge of De Witt, Dennis Wooldridge of Newton, Kansas, Burnis Wooldridge, II of Blanchard, La.; five grandchildren; mother and stepfather, Norma Lee Elizabeth and Robert Stover of Pine Bluff.

Funeral services will be 1:30 p.m., Thursday, November 29, 2012, in the Chapel of Ralph Robinson & Son with Reverend Doney Blackerby officiating. Burial will follow in the Davis Cemetery near Grapevine.

The family will receive friends at Robinsonís Wednesday evening from 6-8 p.m.

Online register: www.ralphrobinsonandson.com.