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Alice A. Nichols

Alice A. Nichols, 81, of Pikeville, Tennessee died April 1, 2020.

Following a 35-year teaching career in Michigan, she retired to Walden Ridge and continued painting in watercolor and oils. One of her watercolors is in the Detroit Institute of Arts collection. Alice taught Bible Study for 30 years and contributed her time and talent to numerous charities.

Preceding Alice in death were her parents, Gerald and Elaine Smith Langford.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Dr. Donald Dean Nichols; sons, Kevin Nichols of Michigan and Tim Nichols of Chattanooga; sister, Bobette DeYoung of West Bloomfield, Michigan; adopted children Dr. Elizabeth Adragna of Detroit, Emmy and Doreen Baguma of Dallas, Texas, Vishnu Ramsamy of Dallas, Texas and Yassine Smondel of St. Joe, Michigan.

A celebration of her life will be held in Tennessee and Michigan in the future. In her honor, donations can be made to Crosspointe Meadows Church, 29600 Meadowbrook Road, Novi, MI 29600.

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Pikeville Funeral Home was entrusted with arrangements.

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