Jerry Nichols PDF Print E-mail

Jerry A. Nichols, 78, of Newberry, died Sunday, December 29, 2019 at his residence.

Born on July 10, 1941 in Newberry, he was a son of the late Willie Herman and Ruby Dominick Nichols. He was a graduate of Newberry High School and served in the US Army. Mr. Nichols was retired from American Fiber and Finishing and in his retirement years enjoyed driving trucks an worked part-time for Chappell & Associates and for Coleman Oil. He was a member of Colony Lutheran Church.

He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Patsy Pitts Nichols; daughters, Wanda N. (Bobby)Courtney and Donna N. (William “Chip”) Caldwell; a brother, Allen E. Nichols; sisters, Bobbie N. Smith, Peggy F. Morris and Dale N. Longshore; grandchildren, Megan Courtney (Eric) Lowe, Ashlyn Courtney, William Chase Caldwell and Judith Cade Caldwell; a great-granddaughter, Emma Courtney Lowe; brother-in-law, Paul Hawkins and sister-in-law, Evelyn Nichols and beloved fur baby, Maggie. He was predeceased by a sister, Annie Hawkins and a brother, Willie Nichols and a brothers-in-law, William Smith and Billy Morris

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday, January 1, 2020 at Colony Lutheran Church by the Rev. Andrew David Eargle. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made to Colony Lutheran Church, 48 Colony Church Road, Newberry, SC 29108.

Active pallbearers will be Timothy Nichols, Todd Morris, Stuart Smith, R. D. Longshore, Michael Longshore, Roger Enlow, Jr., Jason Nichols, Kent Hawkins and Michael Pitts.

The family would like to express thanks to Dr. Samuel Willis and staff and Prisma Park Ridge Hospital and Prisma Health Hospice for their loving care shown to Jerry during his illness.



#32 Linda Hendrix 2020-01-02 15:28
Dear Patsy and family, so sorry for your loss! My thoughts and prayers are with you all! God bless
#31 Michele Davis fisher 2020-01-02 07:49
Wanda and family, I'm so sorry about your dad. Be thankful for good times and good memories as you more forward. Keep his memory alive with stories for your children and grandchildren! Your DJJ family is out here if you need us. Our thoughts are with you.
#30 Susan Smith 2020-01-01 22:55
We're so sorry for yalls loss! Prayers for strength,peace and comfort! Susan & Virgil Smith and sons
#29 Kathey & Neal Eargle 2020-01-01 22:37
Uplifting prayers for peace and comfort in the days ahead.
#28 Pat Mccullough 2020-01-01 16:34
Patsy and family, I’m so sorry to ready about Jerry, he was such a nice kind fellow. You all are in my thoughts and prayers.
God Bless.Pat Mccullough
#27 Michelle Busby 2020-01-01 16:29
I am so sorry to hear of Jerry's passing . Prayers for all of you during this difficult time. Much love, Michelle ,JR and Justin Busby
#26 Deb & Derrill Taylor 2020-01-01 14:29
Dear Patsy & Family,
Please accept our sincere condolences. We know Jerry is at peace now. We pray that our Lord will console all of you and give you peace during this time of loss.
Much Love, Debra & Derrill Taylor
#25 Jackie Wise 2020-01-01 12:13
Our prayers goes out to the Nichols family at this time.
With much love, former co-workers,
Jackie Wise, Sadie Gallman, & Dorothy Means
#24 Alyson Kinard 2020-01-01 12:03
My condolences and sympathy to the Nichols family love you all Alyson Kinard ♥️
#23 Alice Longshore 2020-01-01 11:08
Patsy and family, Sorry to hear about Jerry. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. He will ba missed by many.
#22 Richie & Toni Warren 2019-12-31 14:50
We are sorry to hear about Jerry. Our thoughts, prayers, and love are with you all.
#21 jeff brooks 2019-12-31 11:10
sorry to hear about Mr.Jerry's passing. I always enjoyed helping him with his motorcycles.He will be missed by all who knew him !
#20 Cherrie Longshore 2019-12-31 09:46
So sorry for your loss.
Keeping the family in my prayers.
#19 Dianne Graham 2019-12-31 09:45
Patsy and family
You are in my thoughts and prayers at the loss of Jerry. Love and Prayers. Dianne
#18 Heather Odell 2019-12-31 07:54
Mac and I are sending all of you love and prayers for comfort.
#17 Harriett Rucker 2019-12-31 00:15
May God's love and peace be with you at this sad time. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Harriett and John Rucker
#16 Donnie and Becky F 2019-12-30 21:14
So sorry to hear of Mr.Jerry’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all!
#15 Joan Perry 2019-12-30 20:46
Patsy and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Prayers for all of you!
#14 Carol Ann Lucas 2019-12-30 20:17
So sorry to hear about Jerry. Thinking of you and sending prayers.
#13 Dale & Sharon Cromer 2019-12-30 20:08
Aunt Patsy, Wanda, Donna and family, We are so sorry for your loss. Uncle Jerry was such a good and kind hearted man. Cherish all your memories and know that we are keeping you and your family in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Dale and Sharon Cromer
#12 Bill n janice Anders 2019-12-30 19:32
So sorry to read about Jerry's passing Donna todd and family I sure will miss all the good conversations we had . He surely will be missed bill and janice anderson
#11 Mollie Graham 2019-12-30 18:59
Dear Patsy.I am so sorry to hear about Jerry.My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family a Take care Love and Blessings Mollie
#10 Cindy Z Farr 2019-12-30 18:48
Our hearts break for your family. We know this is not an easy thing. Please know that we are thinking about you and keeping you in our thoughts and prayers now and in the days ahead. Love, Allen, Cindy and Jenna Farr
#9 Billy & Edith Morris 2019-12-30 18:31
Patsy & family
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of Jerry. He and Billy enjoyed discussing many things. May all your memories be sweet ones.
Billy & Edith Morris
#8 Jerry and Joyce Nolt 2019-12-30 17:39
Patsy and family
We are so sorry to hear about Jerry. He was such a kind man and will be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
#7 Debra Shealy 2019-12-30 17:38
We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Each of you will continue to be in our prayers.
Kenneth & Debbie Shealy
#6 Ronnie, Darrah Jones 2019-12-30 17:18
You are all in our prayers during this difficult time.
Ronnie and Darrah Jones
#5 Sheriff Lee Foster 2019-12-30 16:49
Our family offers you our deepest sympathy on the passing of Mr. Jerry. He was such a nice man to my family and me. We are wrapping you up with prayers for comfort. Lee, Carol, Joseph, Amelia
#4 Mary Meeks 2019-12-30 15:43
We are so sad to learn of Jerry’s passing. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with all of you.

Sincerely, Janice & Tommy Meeks
#3 Susie Epting 2019-12-30 15:02
Patsy and Family, my thoughts and prayers are with all of you during this difficult time.
#2 Christy Bouknight 2019-12-30 14:45
Lifting prayers for everyone during this difficult time. With deepest sympathy, James, Zadean and Christy
#1 Larry&Barbara Wise 2019-12-30 12:39
Patsy and family
We are so sorry to hear that Jerry has passed away but we all know he is a better place. Hoping the loving Lord will wrap his arms around all of you and think of all the great memories that all of you have, our thoughts and prayers are with you all!