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Roy C. Nickell
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Birth: Aug. 10, 1894
Morgan County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 29, 1934
Middletown
Butler County
Ohio, USA

Published in the Hamilton Journal-The Daily News, Monday, July 2, 1934

Funeral Services For Tragedy Victims: Funeral services have been arranged, for Roy Nickell, 41; his wife, Lucy, 34 and daughter, Iris 17, victims of a triple tragedy in their home 119 Shafer Street, Friday night, when Roy Nickell shot and killed his wife and daughter and then committed suicide. Last rites for Mrs. Nickell and Iris will be held at the home of the former's brother, William Heizer on Blue Ball Road, Tuesday at 2 p.m. Burial in Woodside cemetery. The body of Roy Nickell will be sent to the home of his father, A. Walter [Walker] Nickell, Ezel, Ky. Funeral services and burial will be held there, Tuesday afternoon. Two children survive in the stricken family: Mildred, 16, and Harold, 10, who were away from the home at the time of the shooting.
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Andrew Walker Nickell (1870 - 1938)
  Ezina Ingram Nickell (1876 - 1915)
 
 Spouse:
  Lucy Heizer Nickell (1898 - 1934)
 
 Children:
  Iris Nickell (1916 - 1934)*
 
 Siblings:
  Roy C. Nickell (1894 - 1934)
  Bill Nickell (1895 - 1917)*
  Jenny Motley (1903 - 1934)*
  Curtis Henry Nickell (1907 - 1988)*
  Dorothy Ellen Nickell (1909 - 1916)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Unknown
 
Created by: Cecil Nickell
Record added: Sep 18, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 97341059
 


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 Added: Jan. 7, 2014
 
 
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