Michelle Ann Nichols, William J. Nichols

Nichols obit

Michelle Ann Nichols, 41, of Bellefontaine, passed away unexpectedly Sunday, March 4, 2018, in her residence. Her husband, William J. Nichols, 75, of Bellefontaine, passed away Monday, March 5, 2018, at Lima Memorial Hospital.

Michelle was born Jan. 18, 1977, in Bellefontaine, a daughter of Jack and Molly Fadley Williams, who survive

William was born Oct. 28, 1942, in Bellefontaine, a son of the late John C. and Bessie M. Wilkinson Nichols. He was retired from farming.

Their survivors include a daughter, Shelly (Collin) Downing; a son, Billy Nichols; a grandson, Wyatt Downing; Michelle’s sisters, Ginger Williams and Heidi Johnson; and William’s siblings, Carol Popp, Linda Maze and Carl Nichols.

A joint memorial service begins at 11:30 a.m. Thursday, March 15, at Jennings Farley & Seeley Funeral Home & Crematory, 5591 S. U.S. Route 68, West Liberty.