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James Allen Nichols

October 30, 1943 ~ December 28, 2021 (age 78)


James Allen Nichols, age 78, went peacefully to be with the Lord and Savior at his home December 28, 2021 surrounded by his family who loved him dearly.  He accepted Jesus as his savior at an early age during a revival at Livesay’s Chapel Church.  James truly loved the Lord, as he often stated many times and left a testimony behind that Heaven would be his home.  He told us that he hated to leave his family but he was so tired and just wanted to go to his heavenly home.  He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Andy & Martha “Matt” Nichols; maternal grandparents, Clyde & Francis Sizemore; father & mother, Haskew & Grace Nichols; sisters, Edith Fleenor & Evelyn Kinlser and daughter, Dareleyne Brewer


His is survived by;

His loving wife of 50 years; Martha Nichols

Daughter; Mary Lynn (Ronnie) Setsor

Grandkids; Levi Marion, Kaela Nichols, Harley (Will) Denton, Tori Mathis, Cidney Brewer, Shelby Brewer, Nathaniel Brown, Savannah Setsor & Alayah Brown

Great-Granddaughter; Addy Mathis

Brother; Ronnie Lee Nichols Sr.

Special Nephew; Stevie Nichols

Special Brother-in-law; Guy Rogers

Special Sister-in-law; Mary Brown

Several nieces and nephews that he loved dearly

Special friends; Bryan Weston, Matthew Cooper, Bryan Roberts, Clyde Nichols & Tom Belcher and other special friends, too many to list


Funeral services will be held at 2 P.M. on Friday, December 31, 2021 at Livesay’s Chapel Church

Rev. Jerry Scalf, Rev. Glen Bradley, Rev. Robbie Johnson, Rev. Josh Couch & Rev. Bo Riley officiating

Special music will be provided by the Gospel Four

Interment will follow in the Nichols Cemetery

Serving as pallbearers will be Ronnie Lee Nichols Jr., Bryan Roberts, Matthew Cooper, Brian Weston, Levi Marion & Hunter Boggs

Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Clyde Nichols, Guy Rogers, Mary Brown & Tom Belcher Sr.

The family will receive friends from 5 to 9 P.M. on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at Livesay’s Chapel Church


Online condolences can be made at


McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in serving the Nichols family

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December 30, 2021

5:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Livesay's Chapel Church
Livesay's Chapel Road
Kyles Ford, Tn. 37765

Funeral Service
December 31, 2021

2:00 PM
Livesay's Chapel Church
Livesay's Chapel Road
Kyles Ford, Tn. 37765

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