James Evert

Nicholas II

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James Evert Nicholas II

Aug 10 1926 - Aug 14 2007

James Evert Nicholas II, age 81, of Princeton, Texas, passed away August 14, 2007, in Athens, Texas. He was born August 10, 1926, in Imogene, Iowa, to James E. and Leah (Perkins) Nicholas. He married Margene May Treese in Shenandoah, Iowa, on April 3, 1949. Jim worked for the Iowa State Department of Transportation and was of the Methodist faith. He is survived by his children, James Nicholas III of Princeton, Texas, Joe Nicholas of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Judy Pickrel of Carlinville, Illinois, Teresa DeMay of Athens, Texas, and Amy Rengstorf of New Braunfels, Texas; twelve grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Preceding him in death were his wife; his daughter; his parents; three sisters; one brother; and one grandson. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 AM, Saturday, August 18, 2007, at First United Methodist Church in Lucas, Texas with Rev. Darrell Coats officiating. Interment will follow at Fitzhugh Cemetery in Lucas. The family will receive friends during a visitation on Friday evening at the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home in Allen from 6:00 to 8:00 PM. Memorials may be made to Jim Nicholas Memorial Fund.
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