Charlcie Belle Nichols, age 85, of Lamar, died Thursday, April 12, 2018, at her home. She was born December 3, 1932, in Lamar to Harvey Lawrence and Hattie Inez Carter Duff.
She was a member of Knoxville First Baptist Church since 1965, as well as a member of the Women's Fellowship class. She enjoyed sitting on her porch, reading the paper and watching her hummingbirds.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Monroe David Nichols; and a son, Mike Nichols, and a daughter-in-law, Denise Nichols.
She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Sharon Nichols, of Russellville; a daughter and son-in-law, Maxine and Dwain Melson, of Lamar; a daughter-in-law, Mary Beth Nichols, of Lamar; two brothers and sisters-in-law, Bob and Wendy Duff of Lamar, and James and Sue Duff, of Clarksville; one sister, Lois Justine Nichols, of Knoxville; six grandchildren, David Nichols, Chris Melson, Joe Melson and his fiancée, Ashley Zamora, Jacquelyn Sykes, Melissa Nichols, Bailey and her husband, Bryan Ketchum; two great-grandchildren, Bryce McRea and Bryley Ketchum; and some very special friends, Nina Cromer, and Ronnie and Teresa Zachery, along with many other relatives and friends.
The funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 17, 2018, at Knoxville First Baptist Church, with Pastor Richard Snyder officiating.
Burial will be in Lamar Cemetery, under the direction of Shinn Funeral Service of Russellville.
The family will receive friends on Monday evening, from 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
The online obituary and guestbook are available at www.shinnfuneral.com.