John Randolph Nichol Sr.(1934 - 2019)

John Randolph Nichol Sr., 85, passed away Saturday August 31, 2019 after a brave battle with cancer.

John was born March 18, 1934 in Brightwood, VA to Robert Kenneth Nichols and Mary Catharine Palmer.

He is survived by his son, John Nichol Jr.; daughter, JoAnn Britt; son, Jeffery Nichol; eight grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

He is preceded in passing by his wife, Etta Hester Jenkins; and son, James Nichol.

Services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, September 7 at Hall Funeral Home in Purcellville, VA.

Interment will follow at 2 p.m. in National Cemetery in Falls Church, VA.

Arrangements by Hall Funeral Home, Purcellville, VA.

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Hall Funeral Home - Purcellville
140 S. Nursery Ave.  Purcellville, VA 20132

Published in Northern Virginia Daily on Sept. 4, 2019