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Obituary for Mary L. Nichols (Whipkey)

Mary Lee Whipkey Nichols, 86, passed away Monday, March 18, 2019
at Lower Cape Fear Hopsice & Life Center in Wilmington, NC.

She was born December 4, 1932 to the late Kenneth Whipkey, Sr. and
Gladys Kelley Whipkey of White Pine.

Surviving are two sons, Steven Jay Vaughan-Nichols of Asheville, NC,
David Nichols of Santa Rosa, CA, one daughter, Loretta Nichols Hines
of Wilmington, NC, five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, one
sister, Edna C Whipkey of Wilmington, NC, and two brothers, Kenneth
Whipkey, Jr. of Grantsville WV and Francis D Whipkey of Belpre, OH.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jay A. Nichols, her son,
Jesse Lee Nichols and her granddaughter, Sara Nicole Hines.

Services will be held at Five Forks Community Church, Five Forks,
WV on Thursday, March 28th @ 1pm with Rev. Alfred Hickman
officiating. Visitation will be prior to service from 12 pm - 1pm.
Burial will be at Kight Cemetery, White Pine, WV.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made in her
memory to Five Forks Community Church, c/o Sandy Osborne, 403
Broomstick Rd, Big Bend, WV 26136.

Services conducted by Stump Funeral Home & Cremation, Inc. Online condolences may be expressed at