Valdosta Daily Times

May 23, 2013

Delma H. Nichols Jr.


The Valdosta Daily Times

-- — Delma H. Nichols Jr., 87, of Valdosta died Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at Presbyterian Home in Quitman. He was born on Jan. 17, 1926 in Birmingham, Ala. to the late Delma Humphrey Nichols, Sr. and Willie Guess Nichols. Mr. Nichols was a retired aircraft mechanic with Eastern Airlines. He served in the United States Navy from 1944-1946.

Mr. Nichols is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Terry and Vicki Nichols of Miami, Fla.; two step sons and step daughters-in-law, Jerry and Janet Webb of Thomasville and Tommy and Lisa Webb of Jacksonville, Fla.; seven grandchildren, Jennifer Allred (Ben), Sharon Webb, Byron Webb, Tyler Webb, Michelle Falco (John), Stacie Nichols and Kristin Scott; three great-grandchildren, Ben Peace, Tony Scott and Natalie Marie Falco; one sister, Mary Rebecca (Cookie) Creech of Valdosta; three cousins, Betty Jean Simpson, Bill Rountree and Brenda Coombs. He is preceded in death by Betty Jo Nichols, Eloise Cowart Webb Nichols and Tony Lyle Nichols.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 25, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of the Carson McLane Funeral Home with the Rev. Wayne Robertson officiating. Burial will follow at Friendship Cemetery near Hahira. The family will receive friends from 12:30-2 p. m. at the funeral home. Condolences to the family may be expressed online at www.mclanecares.com. — Carson McLane Funeral Home