John Cowan Nichols
CHARLOTTE — John died November 24, 2018 after a valiant battle with cancer.
He was born December 3, 1942 in New Bern, NC to John R. Nichols and Catherine Ragan Nichols.
Johnny graduated from Jacksonville High School, Jacksonville, NC and Elon College in 1965. He later served in the US Army and received an honorable discharge.
As a person of strong faith, he was a member of Sardis Presbyterian Church in Charlotte, NC and attended the Crossroads Sunday School class.
Johnny is survived by his wife and best friend of 52 years, Johnette, as well as his two sons, Clint (wife Melissa) and Clay (wife Megan), four grandchildren, and his loyal dog, Duffy.
Memorials may be made to the Take a Kid Fishing Foundation. P.O. Box 1191, Morehead City, NC 28557.
Services will be held at McEwen Funeral Home - Pineville Chapel, 10500 Park Rd., Charlotte, NC 28210 on Tuesday, December 4, 2018 with a visitation at
1: 00 pm and memorial service at 2: 00 pm.
Online condolences may be offered at www.mcewenpinevillechapel.com.