Dorothy Fay Holmes Nichols
April 13, 1937 – December 2, 2018
Dorothy Fay Holmes Nichols, 81, died Sunday, December 2, 2018, at Sunshine Inn in Pontotoc. She was born April 13, 1937, in Pontotoc to David Houston and Zora Bell Pipkins Holmes. She was a member of Neely Baptist Church and a Homemaker.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, December 5, 2018, at United Funeral Service with Bro. Jeremiah McMillen and Bro. Jonathan Garrison officiating. Burial will be in New Harmony Cemetery. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by 2 daughters: Shelia Jones (Phillip) of New Albany and Machell Huene of Wilmington, NC; 4 sons: Andy Nichols (Jeannie), David Nichols, and Kenneth Nichols (Shelia), all of Blue Springs, and Sammy Nichols (Pam) of New Albany; 1 sister: Frances Willard of Myrtle; 8 grandchildren; and 9 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Herman Samuel Nichols; 3 sisters: Lila Dillard, Shirley Rhea, and Ruddie Lee Palmer; and 1 brother: Ed Wilson.
Visitation will be from 5:00-8:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at United.