Bessie H. Nichols
Bessie H. Nichols, 98 years old, was born Feb. 2, 1915, in Walker, Mo., the daughter of Roy H. Christy and Bessie Mae Christy. Bessie passed away on Dec. 9, 2013, at home in Lees Summit., where she lived for the past 8 and a half years. Prior to that, she resided in Vero Beach Fla. Along with her parents, Bessie was preceded in death by all her siblings. Also preceding were her husband, W.C Nichols and their daughter, Trula Schutte and her great granddaughter Kendra Dey . Survivors include her daughter, Pat Abington and her husband Roger Abington, and Shirley Balke. Along with her children, she leaves seven grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, 24 great-great grandchildren.
Services were held Dec. 12, at Langsford Funeral Home, 115 S.W. Third St, Lee’s Summit.
(Arrangements by Langsford Funeral Home, 115 S.W. Third St, Lees Summit, Mo. 64063.)