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Obituary of Gary Nichols
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Gary L. Nichols, 73, of Callahan, lost his fight and passed away November 11, 2023. He was a Veteran and God chose to take him on Veterans Day, following a lengthy illness. He proudly served his country in the US Army. He was born April 18, 1950 in Pontiac, Michigan. He worked as a certified mechanic and could fix anything. He specialized in Mercury outboards. He was an avid NASCAR fan with Dale Earnhardt being his favorite driver of all times! He was also a lifetime member of the American Legion Post 0233 in Michigan. He and Kathy have been Callahan residents since 1986. He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Kathleen; three children Douglas Nichols of Florida, James (Tonia) Nichols of Kentucky and Kimberly (Lee) Moore of Michigan; 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; brothers Daryl (Rosie) Nichols and George (Judy) Nichols; and numerous nieces, nephews and friends. The funeral service will be held Friday, December 1 at 2 p.m. at Jacksonville National Cemetery with full military honors.
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We are deeply sorry for your loss ~ the staff at Eternity Funeral Home - Jacksonville
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