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Tammie Jean Nelson (Smith)

September 30, 1953 — April 28, 2021

Tammie Jean Nelson of Hailey, ID, passed away at her home on Wednesday, April 28th, 2021. She was 67.

Tammie was born on September 30th, 1953, in Sun Valley, ID. Tammie was a lifelong resident of the Wood River Valley where she graduated from Wood River High in 1972. She married Kimberly Crofts on July 28th, 1973, and had two sons: Tyler and Ryan. They later divorced.

On August 15th, 1987, Tammie married Harold Nelson of Hailey, ID. Adding to Tammie’s two sons were Harold’s children, Brian and Stephanie Nelson.

Tammie worked for various retail stores throughout the valley; she finally retired from Hailey Paint after working there for 14 years.

Tammie loved her grandchildren, loved her pets, and loved visiting with her mom, dad, and sister.

Tammie is proceeded in death by her younger brother, Kirk Smith of Ketchum, ID.

Tammie is survived and will be remembered by her husband of 34 years, Harold Nelson of Hailey, ID; Parents, Keith and Marlene Smith of Twin Falls, ID; Sister Roxanne Anderson of Jerome, ID; Children Tyler (Kodi) Crofts of Middleton, ID, Ryan Crofts of Hailey, ID, Brian (Julie) Nelson of Hailey, ID, Stephanie (James) Ossman of Boise, ID, and grandchildren: Cooper, Isaac and Oakley Crofts, Aria Crofts, Kyle and Blake Nelson, and Quintin and Haley Ossman; Nieces Amber Anderson (Bailey) and Ashley Ivie; Brothers and sisters-in-law: Mike (Dianne) Nelson, David (Christine) Nelson, Rosalie (Richard) Little, Paul (Leslie) Nelson, Marcia (Fred) Anderson, Janice (Jerry) Cenarrusa, Elena Miller, and Bunny Nelson.
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