Lucile Lois Nicks
Mrs. Lucile Lois Nicks, 98, Eustis, Fla., passed away Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017, at Clay County Care Center. Mrs. Nicks was born Sept. 28, 1919, in Beulah Fla., to the late Leldon Knox Reams and the late Kate Roberts Reams. She had moved to the Clay County area with her husband, Charles, in 1968. She was a member of the Church of Christ. She had been active with the Daughters of the American Revolution and was an avid world traveler.
Until the last few weeks before her death, she was knitting chemo caps for patients that were distributed by hospitals throughout the United States. Mrs. Nicks also knitted more than 500 lap robes for veterans. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Nicks.
Survivors include: children, Collette Brown, Diane Nicks and Charles (Melinda) Nicks; grandchildren, James R. Davidson, Brad A. (Dawn) Davidson, April M. Morris and numerous great-grandchildren also survive.
Private entombment was held at 11a.m. Saturday, Sept. 30 at Shooting Creek Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of services or flowers, Lucile requested donations be made to Shooting Creek Memorial Gardens, 34 Townhill Drive, Eustis, FL 32726
Arrangements were entrusted to the Cochran Funeral Home of Murphy: www.cochranfuneralhomes.com.