Daniel Nichols (7-2-18) service 7-7-18


Daniel Faye Nichols Sr., 76, of Savannah, died on Monday, July 2, in Savannah.

He was born in Savannah, the son of the late Jim Dan and Helen Marie Porter Nichols. He was united in marriage to Barbara Ann Dillihunt, who survives.

Mr. Nichols retired from DeBerry’s Roofing Company.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Nichols; his children, Irish Williams, Sonya Nichols, Drue Nichols, Daniel Faye Nichols Jr. and Anthony Dixon, all of Savannah; seven grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and one brother, Clyde Nichols of Gary, Indiana.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jim Nichols; two sisters, Peggy Carpenter and Ethel Willis; and one great-grandchild.

Services were held on Saturday, July 7, at Shackelford Chapel in Savannah with Cleophas Cherry and Prentiss Burdine officiating. Burial followed in Memory Gardens at Savannah.