The Messenger. 01.23.08
Completed arrangements are being announced for Virginia Leona (Daerda) Nicholas, 82, of Union City, who died Jan. 10, 2008, at the Obion County Nursing Home.
A memorial service is planned for Feb. 2 at Exchange Street Church of Christ at 1 p.m. Mike Moore and her son-in-law, Tom Atkison, will officiate.
There will be no visitation.
White-Ranson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
She was born Nov. 24, 1925, in Obion County. She was the daughter of the late William Edward and Mildred Daerda and was the widow of Vernon Nicholas, who died in 1991. They were married in 1953. She was a retired employee of Bell South, where she had worked for 35 years, and was a member of Exchange Street Church of Christ.
She is also survived by her daughter, Julie Mitchell Atkison of Union City; and her granddaughter, Maggie McGregor of Whiteville, N.C. She was also preceded in death by her son, William Robert “Rob” Nicholas.
Condolences may be sent to the family at the funeral home Web site: www.white-ranson.com.