|Birth: ||Oct. 20, 1911|
|Death: ||Feb. 3, 2010|
DORIS MARIE WILSON NICHOLSON
Doris Marie Wilson Nicholson , 98, Ash Grove, passed away Wednesday morning February 3, in her home.
Mrs. Nicholson was born in Lawrence County. She resided for 78 years in her home on the Nicholson family farm near Ash Grove. She attended Stony Point School, graduated from Ash Grove High School in 1929 and attended Missouri State Teachers College in Springfield. In 1932, she married Thornton C. Nicholson and they were privileged to share over 35 years together. She was a member of the Stony Point Extension Club for over 70 years and was a charter member and, before her passing, the oldest living member of Citizens Memorial Healthcare Auxiliary.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Luther and Ida Wilson; husband, Thornton; sister, Olive Lee King; and brother, Marvin Wilson.
She is survived by her son, Donald; daughter and son-in-law, Elaine and Randal Hankings, Little Rock, Ark.; granddaughters, Meredith Neesvig, Little Rock, Ark. and Courtney and husband, David Fluty, Austin, Texas; great-granddaugher, Juliana Neesvig; sister, Mary Margaret Harman; and several nieces, nephews and cousins .
Memorial contributions may be given in her memory to the Ash Grove Healthcare Facility Auxiliary. Contributions may be left at the funeral home or sent to the Ash Grove Health Care Facility, 401 N. Medical Drive, Ash Grove, Mo. 65604. Friends may call from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Friday.
Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Johns Chapel Cemetery, South of Ash Grove, with Rev. Mitch Fisher officiating. Interment will follow under the direction of Wilson Brim-Daniel Funeral Home, Ash Grove.
Johns Chapel Cemetery
Created by: Larry Boyd
Record added: Feb 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47601033
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