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Helen Mae (Carpenter) Nicholson

September 22, 1933 ~ September 13, 2017 (age 83)

The Piano Brothers
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Funeral service for Helen Mae Nicholson, age 83, of Priceville, will be Friday, September 15, 2017,  11:00 a.m. at Shelton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Michael Gunter  officiating.  The family will receive friends for one hour prior to service.  Interment will be in Burningtree Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Nicholson, who died Wednesday, September 13, 2017, at her residence, was born  September 22, 1933, in Lawrence County, to Johnny Gabe Carpenter and Massie Mae Bond Carpenter.  She was preceded in death by her son, Johnny Lee Franks, her daughter, Betty Ach, parents, and two sisters, Mossie Fay Bishop and Kathy Tune.  Mrs. Nicholson retired from Wrigley Gum following 30 years of service.

She is survived by one son, Larry Nicholson (Jan) of Crossville; one daughter, Barbara Lester of Somerville; life partner, Dan Walls of Priceville; two sisters, Ina Jeanette Tapley and Margaret Fern Grandchamp; and 10 grandchildren.  

Pallbearers will be grandchildren and great-grandchildren.


 Service Information

Visitation
Friday
September 15, 2017

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Shelton Funeral Home
2105 Beltline Road, S.W.
Decatur, Alabama 35603

Funeral Service
Friday
September 15, 2017

11:00 AM
Shelton Funeral Home
2105 Beltline Road, S.W.
Decatur, Alabama 35603


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