David Nichols, 76
David Nichols of Delphi, passed away on June 18, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare, Delphi. David was born in Logansport, Indiana on Feb. 9, 1940. His parents were the late David "Wiley" Nichols and Myrtle (Wilfong) Nichols Brown.
He was a 1958 graduate of Logansport High School.
David served in the US Army at Fort Lewis in Washington from August 1958-August 1961.
He married Shirley A. Timberman on July 10, 1960 in Logansport, Indiana.
Mr. Nichols retired in 1999 after 38 years with Delco Electronics at Kokomo where he was an industrial electrician.
David attended the United Methodist Church; he was a member of the American Legion Post #12; Life member of Mount Zion Masonic Lodge #211 and Scottish Rite, Valley of Indianapolis, and Murat Shrine.
David enjoyed wintering in Punta Gorda, FL after his retirement and was an avid Purdue fan.
Surviving with his wife, Shirley, are 3 sons: Jeffrey Nichols (wife: Nancy) of Simi Valley, CA, Mark Nichols (wife: Suzi) of Noblesville, Chad Nichols (Fiancée: Amy) of Cincinnati, OH; brother, William Nichols of Keller, TX; 9 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.
David was also preceded in death by his step-father, Frank Brown and brother, Edward.
Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until the 1:00 p.m. service on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi. Mark Nichols will officiate. Masonic Rites by the Mount Zion Masonic Lodge. Burial will be in Masonic Cemetery, Delphi with Military Graveside Rites by the Carroll County Honor Guard.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association
in David's memory. www.davidsonfh.com