Clarence "Tom" Nichols

09/25/1936 - 11/06/2018

Obituary for Clarence "Tom" Nichols

Clarence “Tom” Nichols, 82, of Wilder, KY passed away on November 6, 2018 at home. He had worked for Kroger’s as a liquor store manager. He was born on September 25, 1936 to Clarence and Mary Frances Nichols who preceded him in death. He was also preceded by his step-father Arthur Mehret and sons; Clarence Thomas Nichols Jr. and Arthur William Nichols. He is survived by his wife, Jo Anne Pabst. Sons; Lloyd (Kathleen) Compton, Tracy (Janet) Nichols and Darryl Pabst (along with his 2 children). Daughters; Darlene Compton and Vickie (Ron) Rackley (along with 2 children and 4 grandchildren) Sister; Nancy (Leonard) Rankle. Along with 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren. Visitation will be held at Cooper Funeral Home on Wednesday, November 14, 2018 from 4pm-8pm. Service will begin at 8pm. Graveside burial will take place on Thursday, November 15, 2018 at 11am in Evergreen Cemetery. Cooper Funeral Home is serving the family.

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I hired Tom at Kroger liquor and became good friends with him. I am sorry to hear of his passing and my condolences to Joann and the family.
- Jeff Darwish
I worked in the same department as Tom but never in the sameKroger store. We both worked in the Kroger liquor store and saw each other over the years. He was a good man
- Bob Seifert

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