Martha Jean Doss Nichols

Martha Jean Doss Nichols, 76, of 101 Roark Street, Hurt died Friday, October 9, 2020, at her home.  She was the wife of the late Gerald Koy “Speed” Nichols for 44 years.

She was born March 7, 1944, a daughter of the late Alonza Melvin “Buster” Doss and Janie Guthrie Keatts.

She is survived by her son, Bobby Nichols of Gretna; loving caregivers, Patricia Owen and Robin Blair

A graveside service was conducted at 3:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 13, 2020, at Green Lawn Cemetery by Keith Myers.

Viewing was available Monday, October 12, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. at Finch & Finch, Inc. Funeral & Cremation Service, Altavista.

The family will receive friends at the residence.

The family suggests that those wishing to make memorials consider their local Humane Society.

Finch & Finch Funeral & Cremation Service, Altavista is in charge of arrangements.

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