Herbert C. Nicholson, 95, of Ash Flat died Dec. 5, 2004, at Ash Flat Nursing and Rehab Center.
Born June 22, 1909, at Ash Flat, he was the son of William Christopher and Martha Minerva Rogers Nicholson. He was a farmer and a member of Ash Flat Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Theresa Evans Nicholson of the home; two sons -- Maxie Nicholson of Modesto, Calif., and Rex Nicholson of Ash Flat; a daughter, Mary Jo McGee of Laurel, Miss.; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; two great-geat-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Charles Nicholson; an infant daughter; four brothers -- Clayton Nicholson, Lowell Nicholson, Vernon Nicholson and Foster Nicholson; six sisters -- Lizzie Horton, Cora Horton, Donna Qulls, Audrey Wiles, Sylvia Spurlock and Zola Nicholson; a grandson, Chad Oliver; and a great-granddaughter, Camillia Oliver.
The funeral was Dec. 8 at Ash Flat Church of Christ with Keith Gregson officiating. Burial followed in Wiles Cemetery at Ash Flat.
Arrangments were under the direction of Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Roger Nicholson, Aaron Nicholson, Jacob Nicholson, Jonathan Boyer and Greg Foreman.