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 C Gertrude <I>Nichols</I> Young

C Gertrude Nichols Young

Death 28 Nov 2015 (aged 96)
Burial Rocky Mount, Franklin County, Virginia, USA
Memorial ID 47964833 · View Source
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C. Gertrude Nichols Young, born November 15, 1919, of Callaway, died peacefully and surrounded by all of her children November 28, 2015. Mrs. Young loved the Lord and enjoyed attending church as long as her health permitted. She also enjoyed her gardens, both vegetables and flowers. People would drive for miles just to look at her flowers. She passed her love of flowers on to her children. Mrs. Young loved singing and whistling.

Mrs. Young was preceded in death by her loving husband, Roy Lee Young; and a son, Richard Lee Young; her parents, Robert Aldine and Lucy Evelyn Holt Nichols; brothers, Wayne, Winford and Sherman Nichols; sons-in-law, Dennis Sink and Garland Nichols; a granddaughter, Susan Martin Curran, five great-grandchildren, D.J. Young, Matthew Martin, Kristopher Stevens, Galen Curran and Zane Osborne; brothers-in-law, John Sloan and Kenneth Beckner.

Surviving to cherish her memory are daughters and sons-in-law, Helen and Melvin Collins, Nancy Sink, Janice Nichols, Peggy and Charles Aldridge , Lois Marie Young; and son, Roy Glenn Young, 23 grandchildren, 41 great-grandchildren, 17 great-great-grandchildren. She is also survived by sisters, Nadine Sloan and Shirley (Jim) Mohler; and brothers, Alton (Pauline) Nichols, Clyde (Glenna) Nichols and Dannie Nichols; sisters-in-law, Effie Nichols and Ruth Nichols.

Funeral services will be conducted noon Monday, November 30, 2015, at Flora Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Tim Nichols officiating. Interment will follow in Adney Gap Cemetery. Friends may call at Flora Funeral Home one hour prior to services. Arrangements by Flora Funeral Service and Cremation Center, Rocky Mount.

Published in the Roanoke Times, Nov. 30, 2015

Provided by Ralph Heady.

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  • Created by: Robert Lawrence McKillip
  • Added: 10 Feb 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 47964833
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for C Gertrude Nichols Young (15 Nov 1919–28 Nov 2015), Find A Grave Memorial no. 47964833, citing Adney Gap Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Rocky Mount, Franklin County, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Robert Lawrence McKillip (contributor 46944963) .