Paul Eric Nicholas, age 53, of Murfreesboro, passed away unexpectedly on May 5, at St. Thomas West in Nashville. Paul was born November 11, 1960 in Pensacola, FL, the son of Daisy Ramsey Rawls of Mexia, AL and the late Paul Eric Nicholas, Sr. Paul had worked as a courier and was currently employed in Customer Service with Publix. Survivors in addition to his mother include his wife, Debbie and son, Thomas Eric Nicholas of Murfreesboro along with many cherished relatives and friends. A memorial service will be conducted on May 25, at 4:00 P.M. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses, 1550 Bell Road, Nashville, TN. A reception will follow the service.