Mildred Nichols Cabot, Ark.

Published: Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 9:53 a.m. CDT • Updated: Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014 10:47 a.m. CDT

Mildred Nichols, 91, of Cabot, Ark., formerly of Mount Ayr, died Dec. 28, 2013, in Cabot, Ark.

Graveside services and burial will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, at Rose Hill Cemetery in Mount Ayr. Visitation with family present will be 12:30 to 1 p.m. Saturday at Watson-Armstrong Funeral Home, 205 W. Monroe St., Mount Ayr. A memorial fund has been established in her name. Online condolences may be left at

Mildred Nichols, daughter of Rossie (Schlapia) and Charles Trimble, was born June 12, 1922, in Mount Ayr.

On Aug. 3, 1945, Mildred married Richard Lyle Nichols.

Mildred was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout leader and homemaker. She also worked briefly as a bookkeeper for a grain elevator company.

Mildred is survived by her husband Lyle Nichols of Cabot, Ark.; sons, Kurt (wife Lesa) Nichols of Dallas, Texas, and Chris (wife Karen) Nichols of Cabot, Ark.; grandchildren, Adam (wife Ashley) Nichols, Lindsey (husband Kris) Magnuson, Brooke Nichols and Bailey Nichols; and great-grandson Luke Nichols.

In addition to her parents, Mildred was preceded in death by her brothers, Charles and Melvin Trimble.

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