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Earl Nichols

March 29, 1941 - October 12, 2018

Service Date: October 17, 2018

Earl Nichols, 77, of Anderson, SC passed on to be with the Lord, Friday October 12, 2018 at his home.

Born in Anderson SC, he was the son of Jessie (Bones) Leemon Nichols and Maude Gertrude Haugwood Nichols. He is survived by his beloved wife of 50 years Betty Nichols.

Earl will be remembered by all who knew him as a strong but gentle man who loved the Lord and his family with all his heart and soul. He was the most loving husband, amazing daddy and cherished papa. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and talking about future lottery winnings. His memory will live on in all of us with an imprint on our hearts forever. Wait for us, We will see you soon papa.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his five children: Wanda Bellew, Larry Nichols, Kim Ray, Beverly Crocker, and Mary Alice Golden; 19 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren who all will remember him as the “greatest man who ever lived.”

He has one surviving sister Maude “Tootie” Shiflett and is preceded in death by four brothers and one sister.

Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 16th 2018 from 6-8pm at Sosebee Mortuary, South Chapel. A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, October 17th 2018 at 11am at River of Life Church of God and will be officiated by Reverend Dale Dyar.

The family will be at the home.

Condolences may be offered to the family at

Sosebee Mortuary and Crematory, South Chapel is assisting the family with arrangements.