Wesley T. Nichols
Wesley Thomas Nichols, 78, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2011, at the Randolph House, in Asheboro.
Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, at Pine Rest Cemetery, with the Rev. Hubert McLeod officiating. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery.
Mr. Nichols was a U.S. Army veteran and retired from the textile industry. He was preceded in death by his parents, Cledge and Hattie Giles Nichols; son, Earl Wesley Nichols; and brothers Jack Nichols and Junior Nichols.
Mr. Nichols is survived by his daughter, Donna Davis, of Star; brothers Dwight Nichols, of Durham, Roy Nichols, of Robbins, Jewel Nichols, of Asheboro, and James Nichols, of Myrtle Beach, S.C.; sisters, Shirley Beck, of Robbins, and Sylvia Sheffield, of Ramseur; one granddaughter, Tiffany Davis; and one great-granddaughter, Cheyenne Bennett.
Memorials may be made to the American Lung Association, 1301 Pennsylvania Ave. NW, Suite 800, Washington, DC 20004, or American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, VA 22312. Online condolences may be made at www.pinesfunerals. com.
Kennedy Funeral Home is assisting the Nichols family.