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Appalachian Funeral Services
Friday August 5th, 2022
12:00pm - 2:00pm

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Funeral Service

Appalachian Funeral Services
Friday August 5th, 2022
2:00pm

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Graveside Service

New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery
Friday August 5th, 2022
3:00pm

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David Nicholson

David Earl Nicholson, age 66 of Cullowhee NC, entered his Heavenly home on Monday August 1, 2022, He passed at his residence surrounded by his family.  He was born on February 2, 1956, in Baton Rouge LA, to the late Lyman and Ruby (Lonis) Nicholson. 

David was an active member of Black Mountain Baptist Church.  He retired from Western Carolina University after 30 years of service.  David loved his friends and family, as they did him.  

He will be dearly missed by his loving wife of 45 years, Sheila (Bryson); daughter, Crystal (Katdim) Smith; brother, Charles (Dottie) Nicholson; grandchildren, Madalyn, Landon; mother-in-law, Ada Bryson; his grand-dogs; and his many other family members.
 
David was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Baxter Nicholson; and sisters-in-law, Sherry Gunnels and Kay Bryson.

The family will receive friends from 12:00PM-2:00PM on Friday, August 5, 2022, at Appalachian Funeral Services, Sylva, with a Funeral Service at 2:00PM. Interment will follow at New Hope Baptist Church Cemetery.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Appalachian Funeral Services.  Online registry: www.appalachianfuneralservices.com


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A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Gala and Gentry Parris Aug 14 2022 6:33 PM

I am so sorry for your loss. David's dad and my dad were friends from their military days. Our families spent a lot of vacations together growing up. Some of my best childhood memories were spent with them. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. May God comfort you and your family.

Lisa Ballard White Aug 8 2022 8:20 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Cindy R. Parker Aug 6 2022 9:48 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Bill and Martha Bishop Aug 5 2022 6:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Julia keener Aug 5 2022 9:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Donny Parris Aug 5 2022 8:09 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Carolyn Parris Aug 5 2022 4:56 AM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Talmadge and Nancy Hoyle Aug 4 2022 8:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of David Nicholson

Robert and Pam Dillard Aug 4 2022 7:48 PM

All our love to you our precious friends. We loved David so much! I'll miss him and my hugs. Sheila, Crystal and family our prayers are with you all now and in the days ahead. We love you and if we can do anything to help you, please call.

Debbie Brooks Aug 4 2022 6:07 PM

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