Archive for Thursday, October 26, 2000

Nellie Nichols

October 26, 2000


— Services for Nellie G. Nichols, 89, Jefferson City, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Freeman Chapel, Jefferson City. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, Jefferson City.

Mrs. Nichols died Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2000, at St. Mary's Health Center.

She was born Oct. 8, 1911, in Ava, the daughter of George A. and Mary Frances (Henry) Reed.

Mrs. Nichols attended the Pentacostal Church.

She also worked as a homemaker.

She married Floyd E. Nichols on May 17, 1927, in Lexington. He died Aug. 7, 1986.

Survivors include four sons, James E., Floyd E., Albert G. and Danny B. Nichols, all of Jefferson City; two daughters, Mary L. Benteman, Lawrence, Kan., and Shirley A. Martin, Columbia; 20 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.

The family suggests memorials to the American Cancer Society, sent in care of the Freeman Mortuary, 915 Madison St., Jefferson City, Mo. 65101.

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