Funeral service for Earl Nichols, age 85, of Como will be held at 1:00 P.M. on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel with Bro. William Nathan Gaddis officiating and Mother Barbara Kelton officiating. Interment will follow at Union Cemetery with Bryan Nichols, Bo Dunlap, Richard Taylor, Mark Friddle, Brandon Woodard and Henry “Buck” Nichols serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday February 4, 2020 at Murray-Orwosky Funeral Chapel.
Lewis Earl was born on November 15, 1934 in Wood County to Irvin and Connie Nichols. He married Kay Nichols and she preceded him in death in 2000. Earl was a dairy farmer and rancher.
Earl is survived by his daughter Kathy Nichols and son, Donald Nichols; grandchildren, Sandy Nichols, Bryan Nichols, Kimmie Fisher, Missa Hall; seven great grandchildren; brother, William Nichols and sister, Rose Mary “Mickey” Beaudin.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; son, Tony Nichols; brothers, Derwood Nichols and Henry Nichols