Julius Donald “Don” Nichols, 79, of Notasulga, passed away April 14, 2022. He was born February 5, 1943 in Jack, Alabama and grew up in Montgomery, Alabama.
He served in the U. S. Navy from 1960 to 1964. After his military service, he worked for the U. S. Postal Service in Alabama for 20 years. He moved to Florida where he continued his employment with the U. S. Postal Service - it was there he met his wife, Diana Nichols. In 2006 they both retired and relocated to Alabama.
He is survived by his loving wife of 29 years, Diana Nichols; children, Donald Nichols (Tracey), Dawn Hamilton (Tony) and Daniel Nichols (Nicole); stepchildren, Kim (Julio), Donnie (Debbie) and Rob; grandchildren, Kyra (Elijah), Ryan (Mary Kate), Danielle, Stephanie Morgan, Niko, Cooper and Maddie; great-grandchildren, Jacob and Maisy; sister, Marie Ledbetter and many beloved nieces and nephews, as well as favorite friends at Cozumel’s, McDonalds and Jack’s.
A memorial service is scheduled for 12 noon, Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Linville Memorial Funeral Home with James Bush officiating.
His hobbies included working on cars and motorcycles and he enjoyed sailing.
Online condolences at www.linvillememorial.com.
Linville Memorial Funeral Home and Crematory