William Edward Nickerson Sr. (1942 - 2015)

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William Edward Nickerson Sr., 73, Cynthiana, died July 5, 2015 at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
He was born in Harrison County, Feb. 14, 1942 to the late William Thomas Nickerson and Mae Williams Nickerson Ritchie, and was preceded in death by a brother, Toby Ritchie and a sister, Brenda Barnett.
He was owner and operator of Cynthiana Transport, retired from Bundy Company, was a greeter for Walmart, a farmer and a member of Penn Street Mission. He was an avid bingo player and enjoyed horse racing.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Nancy Linville Nickerson; three sons, William Nickerson Jr., Bobby Glenn Nickerson and Brian Keith Nickerson, all of Harrison County; a brother, Rufus Nickerson, Bourbon County; Abby (Leroy) Spicer, Berry; six grandchildren, William Eric Nickerson, Kelly Allen, Lindsey Nickerson, Leccia Nickerson, Andrew Nickerson and Adyn Nickerson; five great-grandchildren, Justin Sagaser, Madison Ramier, Isabella Nickerson, Callie Nickerson and Jonah Nickerson; a special pet dog, Josie; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Thursday, July 9 at 1 p.m. by Bro. Wayne Tolson and the Rev. Kenneth Newby. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Battle Grove Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to or Flora Shropshire Animal Shelter.
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Ware Funeral Home
846 U.S. Highway 27 North
Cynthiana, KY 41031
(859) 234-4000
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Published in The Cynthiana Democrat on July 9, 2015
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