William James “Jimmy” Nickels, age 50, of Bristol, TN, went to be with the Lord Tuesday, September 17, 2013, at Wellmont Bristol Regional Medical Center.
He was born June 28, 1963, in Bristol, TN. Jimmy was a graduate of Sullivan Central High School and East Tennessee State University. He was an employee at Dex One and attended First Presbyterian Church and also visited Discovery Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Hedrick Nickels; and brother-in-law, Richard “Gibby” Gilbert.
Survivors include: His Wife: Becky Nickels; Daughters: Kelsea Nickels and Kenzie Nickels; Mother: Jane Nickels; Siblings: Sharon Nickels Ratliff and husband, Jim, Charlie Hedrick Nickels and wife, Melissa Latture Nickels, and Becky Nickels Gilbert; Several Nieces and Nephews.
Funeral services will be held Friday, September 20, 2013, at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church with Rev. Gordon Turnbull officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. prior to the service.
Interment will be held Saturday, September 21, 2013, at 2 p.m. in Glenwood Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Charlie Nickels, Ronnie Dotson, Bo Dotson, Joe Harrison, Jim Ratliff, Mark Adkins, David Walker and Rob Overcast. Honorary pallbearers will be Will Grant, Matt Dotson, Andrew Dotson, Heath Dotson, Eli Dotson, Hunter Harrison, and special friends; Dexter Dishner, Tony Webb, Ron Kirk, Ray Evans, Hershel Burden, John Sergi and all the Dex One family of friends.
Online condolences may be registered at www.Weaverfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements have been made with Weaver Funeral Home and Cremation Services.