James Allen Nichols

February 4, 1953 ~ November 2, 2021 (age 68)


James Allen Nichols, 68, affectionately known as “Wine” Nichols passed away on Tuesday, November 2, 2021 at his residence in Gaffney, SC.

James was born in York County, SC to the late John Allen Nichols and Lethia Mae Nichols. He was educated in the public schools in York County.

James was a member of Mt. Zion AME where he joined the church and was baptized at an early age. He retired from G&W Packing. He enjoyed family, friends and living life to its fullest. He had an infectious laugh that would light up a room.

He is preceded in death by: his parents, John Allen and Lethia Mae Nichols; his sisters Alice Faye Gordon and Mary “Sack” Dawkins; his nephews, Yusef Gordon and Shon Dawkins.

James Allen Nichols leaves to cherish his precious memory: His Brother, Lenzey Carroll Nichols of Gastonia, NC; His Uncle, Therial “Thibeau” (Margie) Nichols of Charlotte, NC; His Great-Aunt, Jettlue Meeks of York, SC; His Nieces & Nephews; Monica (Furman) Tate of Blacksburg, SC, Melissa Gordon of Savannah, GA, Chris Dawkins of Gaffney, SC, Jesse Dixon of Gastonia, NC, Mark Dawkins of Spartanburg, SC, Yukisha “NeNe” (Anthony) Zellars of West Columbia, SC, and Cartney “Tony” Gordon of Ocala, FL. James also leaves to cherish his memory a host of great-nieces, great-nephews, cousins and other loving relatives and caring friends.

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November 5, 2021

6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Wright Funeral Home
301 E Liberty St
York, SC 29745

Funeral Service
November 6, 2021

12:00 PM
Mt Zion No 2 AME Zion Church

Hickory Grove, SC 29717

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