David Theodore Nicholson



LANCASTER, SC ~ Mr. David Theodore Nicholson, age 92, died Saturday, September 2, 2017 at Solace Hospice in Asheville, NC. He was born January 15, 1925 in Lancaster, SC, a son of the late James Carl Nicholson and Elise Mae Snipes Nicholson and the husband of the late Ruth Williams Nicholson. Mr. Nicholson retired from the United States Postal Service, where he served as a mail carrier for over 20 years. He also served proudly in the United States Air Force. Mr. Nicholson was a member of Shiloh ARP church.

Mr. Nicholson is survived by two daughters, Jan Nicholson Page of Lancaster, SC and Amy Nicholson of Black Mountain, NC; two grandchildren, Casey Padgett and her husband, David of Candler, NC and Whit Page of Asheville, NC; two great- grandchildren, Tanner Padgett and Nick Padgett of Candler, NC; and a very close family friend, Karan Kuretsch of Fairview, NC.

Mr. Nicholson is preceded in death by his parents, his wife and his sister, Betty Nicholson McCray.

The family suggest memorial contributions be made to Hospice Solace Center, Care Partners, PO Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.