Ralph Dennis Nicholson, age 60 died June 13, 2012 at Durham Regional Hospital. He was a native of Washington, DC and was the son of the late Ralph David and Myrtle Dawson Nicholson. Ralph was a member of West End Baptist Church in Henderson and a member of the Henderson Moose Family Center.
Memorial services will be conducted Saturday June 16, 2012 at 2:00 PM in West End Baptist Church by Rev. Ralph E. McGowan. The family will receive friends following the services in the fellowship hall.
Surviving is his wife, Rachel Duncan Nicholson; daughter, Amy Nicholson Bollinger of Henderson; son, David Lee Nicholson fiancé Kyrston Taylor of Henderson; brothers, Jack Nicholson of Harrisonburg, Va., Kevin Nicholson of Bullock and Richard Nicholson of Florida; sister, Beverly LaRue of Lewisburg, West Virginia; grandson Gary Justin Pleasants and granddaughter Cameron Nicole Bollinger.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to West End Baptist Church World Changers Mission Project, 619 Dabney Dr., Henderson, NC 27536 or to Moose Charity’s Moosehaven 155 S. International Dr., Mooseheart, Il, 60539.
The Nicholson family is under the care of Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral, Oxford. Online memorials www.hallwynne.com select obituaries.