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In Memory of

Nannie M. Nichols

April 22, 1933 - June 18, 2017

Obituary


Nan Nichols of Jasper went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2017 at her residence. Her funeral will be today, June 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church, with burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Dr. Lloyd Stilley, Dr. Dennis Culbreth and Dr. Michael Adams will officiate. Nan, as she was known, was born in Horton, Alabama on Sand Mountain and attended Douglas High School through her junior year. Her family moved to Jasper and she finished high school...

Nan Nichols of Jasper went to be with the Lord on June 18, 2017 at her residence. Her funeral will be today, June 20, 2017, at First Baptist Church, with burial at Walker Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 11:30 a.m. until 1 p.m. Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Dr. Lloyd Stilley, Dr. Dennis Culbreth and Dr. Michael Adams will officiate. Nan, as she was known, was born in Horton, Alabama on Sand Mountain and attended Douglas High School through her junior year. Her family moved to Jasper and she finished high school at Walker County High. After attending Business College in Birmingham, she worked for the Department of Human Resources and the Alabama Employment Service in Tuscaloosa. She met her husband and moved back to Jasper as an employee of Alabama Power Company where she worked for over 30 years. She was married to her beloved husband, Fred, in First Baptist Church in 1957, and remained active in Sunday School and Senior Activities as well as various other works for 60 years. Her parents, Thomas and Lavonia Creel, brothers Howard Creel and Travis Creel, and sisters Irene Ford and Lynnoytte Thompson preceded her in death. She is survived by her beloved husband of 60 years, Fred Nichols; son, David Nichols and his wife, Madison; two grandchildren, Spencer Nichols and Makay Nichols, all of Jacksonville, Florida; two nephews, Jackie Thompson and his wife, Gail, and Rickey Creel and his wife, Donna; two nieces, Kathy Taylor and her husband, Tim, and Lisa Aldhizer and her husband, George. She remained a loving and faithful wife, mother, grandmother and a wonderful friend to numerous people. The family would like to thank New Beacon Hospice for their care especially Alisha, her wonderful nurse, and Misty, her sweet aid.