Mattie Charlotte Nichols, age 84, of Blountstown, Florida passed away Monday, April 28, 2014 in Blountstown.
She was born in Altha, Florida, March 22, 1930, to the late Samuel Henry and Annie Bell (Lee) Grantham. She was a nurse’s aide for many years for the Florida State Hospital in MacClenny, Florida and Parthenon Health Care in Blountstown. She was a member of Blountstown First Pentecostal Holiness Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, John Everett Nichols; two brothers, Ed Hardy Syfrett and Charles Grantham; and her sister, Donna Jean Nichols.
Survivors include her sons, Sam Nichols and his wife, Susan, of Altha and Russel A. Nichols and his wife, Frances, of Panama City, Florida; daughters, Linda Blair, of Blountstown and Wanda Porter, of North Carolina; eleven grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; two brothers, Harvey Grantham and Curtis Grantham, both of Blountstown; and a sister, Pauline Wimmer, of Snyder, Texas.
The family will receive friends, 6:00-8:00 p.m., Friday, May 2 at Adams Funeral Home in Blountstown. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, May 3, at Blountstown First Pentecostal Holiness Church with Reverend David Goodman officiating. Interment will follow in Victory Hill Cemetery near Altha.
Adams Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Phone is 674-5449 and you may offer the family online condolences at adamsfh.com.