Rest in Peace, Ira Doyle Nelson, Jr.

photo: George Fowler

We received sad news today. Ira Doyle Nelson, Jr., younger brother of Bobbie and Willie Nelson, passed away today, April 15th, 2015, of natural causes.  He was 77 years old.


Doyle spent his life in many transportation related jobs including driving tour busses for folks such as Jon Bon Jovi, Van Halen, John Fogerty and his brother Willie. He spent several years serving transporation needs for the television and film industry.

Doyle was a gentle man, who will be dearly missed.


Doyle is pictured here with Bobbie and Willie Nelson and families.

2 Responses to “Rest in Peace, Ira Doyle Nelson, Jr.”

  1. Joey Hudgins says:

    Doyle offered respect before judgement. I will always remember that, and use this forward. May he rest in peace.

  2. LindaLee says:

    Thank you for your kind words.

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