Ernest Odell Nicholson, 89, of Dalton, passed away on Wednesday, March 22, 2017, at Hamilton Medical Center.
He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Effie Nicholson; sister, Francis Ridley; brother, Edward Lamar Nicholson.
He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his wife, Margaret Elizabeth Nicholson; sons and daughters-in-law, Richard and Karen Nicholson of Dalton, John and Kim Nicholson of Raleigh, N.C., and Timothy and Nicole Nicholson of Fuquay-Varina, N.C.; sisters, Margie Littlejohn of Chattanooga, Betty Shropshire of Mayesville, S.C.. and Doris Crowe of Dalton; grandchildren, Matthew Nicholson, Lindsey Nicholson and Racheal Chambers; great-grandchildren, Natalie and Faith Nicholson.
A graveside service was on Wednesday at United Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Larry Woodson and grandson Matthew Nicholson officiating.
You may leave the family a message at www.julianpeeples.com.
Arrangements are by Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Dalton. For more information, call (706) 259-7455.
Published on March 23, 2017