Obit: James Nickens

Obit: James Nickens

January 28th, 2013 in Obituaries
Location: Georgia

CHICKAMAUGA James "Jimmy" William Nickens, 57, passed away Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013. He had lived in the Chattanooga area for most of his life before moving to Chickamauga a few years ago. He loved to BBQ and enjoyed cooking for others, he also loved music, bonfires and spending time with his family.He was preceded in death by his father, William Nickens; two brothers, Mike and David; and two sisters, Patsy and Susie.Survivors include his mother, Billie Ruth Nickens, of Kingsport, Tenn.; his loving wife of 39 years, Gail Johnson Nickens, of Chickamauga, Ga.; daughter and son-in-law, Tracy and (JR) Patten, of Ringgold, Ga.; son, Chris, of Fort Oglethorpe, Ga.; three brothers, Kendall Nickens, of Fayetteville, Tenn., and Mark and Richard Nickens, both of Kingsport, Tenn.; sister, Vikki Brooks, of East Ridge, Tenn.; three grandchildren, Samantha, Christiane and Austin and several nieces and nephews.Services will be private and there will be no visitation at the funeral home. Arrangements by W.L. Wilson & Sons Funeral Homes, Fort Oglethorpe, GA. Online guest book at www.wilsonfuneralhome.com