Elizabeth L. Nicholson, 80, of Crystal Springs, died Tuesday, September 27, 2016 at Copiah Living Center in Crystal Springs.
Visitation will be 5pm-7pm Thursday at Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs. Services will be 11am Friday at Stringer Family Chapel with a 2pm graveside service at Erin Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Union, MS. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Crystal Springs is handling arrangements.
Mrs. Nicholson was born September 3rd, 1936 to Duffy and Ruby Lyle in Union, MS. She was preceded in death by her husband Morris Gene Nicholson, parents, and brother, Clyde Lyle. She leaves behind one daughter, Diane Nicholson Cochran; son-in-law Samuel Cochran, two grandsons David S. Cochran and Joshua A. Cochran, one sister Eula Katherine Spears, and two sisters-in-law and several nieces and nephews. Her love for her family was shown in her every action, genuine smile, and sweet words.
A native of Meridian, MS, retiree from Sears, and former member of Northcrest Baptist Church, Mrs. Nicholson moved to Terry to live with her daughter in 2006 after the passing of her husband. While in Terry she joined Bethesda Baptist Church, and she loved her brothers and sisters in Christ.
Memorials may be made to Bethesda Baptist Church.