1920 — 2012
SYLVA — Beatrice “Bea” S. Nicholson, 91, went home to be with her Lord, at Homestead Hospice, Oct. 10, 2012. A native of Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Fred and Creasy Tolley Seay. She was preceded in death by two sons, Freddie Nicholson, Harley Nicholson, two daughters, Nancy Nicholson and Wilda Wood. Beatrice was a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
To cherish her memory she leaves her husband of 73 years, the Rev. Hardin Nicholson, sons, Jimmy Nicholson and wife, Gloria of Waynesville, Johnny Nicholson and wife, Joanna, of Balsam; daughters, Wanda Medford and husband, Terry of Waynesville and Linda Nicholson and C.E. Russell, of Otto; 13 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and four great-great-grandchildren, and daughter-in-law Barbara Nicholson and ...