John E. Nichols, 83, of Ironton, Ohio, formerly of South Point, Ohio, passed away Friday, June 16, 2017, in Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland.
The Ashland native was born June 22, 1933, a son of the late John H. and Vada McPeek Nichols.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Patty J. Waddle Nichols, who passed away August 15, 2010; hree brothers; and two sisters.
Mr. Nichols attended Paul Blazer High School and was a retired employee for the City of Ashland-Floodwall Department. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by a brother, Don (Phyllis) Nichols of Coal Grove, Ohio.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, June 19, 2017, at Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton, Ohio with Joe William Anthony officiating. Burial will be in Junior Furnace Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, June 18, 2017, at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to phillipsfuneralhome.net.
Published on  June 16, 2017