Marcella Nichol

November 26, 1916 ~ February 27, 2019 (age 102)

Marcella Nichol, 102, of Ursa passed away on Wednesday, February 27, 2019 in Blessing Hospital in Quincy.

Marcella was born on November 26, 1916 in Pittsfield to the late Fred and Pearl (Myers) Kibler. She married Edwin J. Nichol on February 4, 1939 in Palmyra, Mo. Edwin passed away on April 6, 1983.

Marcella worked at the restaurant in Ursa for many years and for several different owners. She enjoyed taking care of the home, which included sewing, cooking, canning and she was known for her pies. She loved working outside and flower gardening.

Surviving are; two daughters, Carolene Keller of Fowler, Lawana (Donald) Chapman of Ursa; four grandchildren, Tamara Beeler, Stacy Beeler, Wayne Beeler, Curtis Beeler; four step grandchildren, Kevin Keller, Ronnie Keller, Stacie Wombles, Buddy Keller; seven great grandchildren, Jesse Beeler, Wyatt Beeler, Hannah Beeler, Mathew Beeler, Jadon Summy, Bryant Beeler, Kolbee Beeler; one great-great grandchild, Braxton Beeler; two nieces and several great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by; one son, Larry Nichol, five brothers, Bert, Earl “Bud”, Dallas, Glenn “Mick” and Thomas Kibler , a son-in-law, Donald Keller and one nephew, Dallas Lynn Kibler.

Services will be 11:00 A.M. Monday, March 4, 2019 in the Hunter Funeral Home in Mendon with Larry Smith Officiating. Interment will be in New Providence Cemetery near Ursa. Visitation will be from 10:00 A.M. until the time of services on Monday in the Hunter Funeral Home in Mendon. Memorial contributions have been suggested to the American Heart Association or the Blessing Cancer Center. You are invited to share Memories and leave condolences at

Donations may be made to:

Blessing Cancer Center
Quincy IL 62301

American Heart Association

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