On earth she was part of a loving family that included her husband, William A. Bill Nichols; her son, Stephen D. Nichols Gillie; her daughter, Kristi Kaye Shanks David; her grandchildren, William Shanks and Rachel Shanks; her siblings, Faye Speer and Ray Ihrig Nancy. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, June 14, 2013 at 2:00 PM at First Church of the Nazarene, 510 Woodland St., Nashville, TN. Visitation with family will follow the celebration at the church. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that you perform a good deed for a person in need.