January 29, 1949 - September 26, 2021
On Sunday, September 26, 2021, the Almighty God in His infinite power called to rest from his labor, our beloved father, grandfather, son, brother, and loving friend, Darwin L. (Sonny) Nichols. He was born January 29, 1949 in Decatur, Mississippi to Jimmie Lee, Sr. and Thelma Smith Nichols. Darwin was educated in The Carrollton School System and was a United States Army Veteran. At an early age Darwin accepted Christ as his Savior at Shiloh Missionary Baptist Church and later joined Saginaw First Assembly of God Church, until his death. Cherishing precious memories are his loving mother, Thelma Smith- Nichols; three children, DeAndria Nichols of Atlanta, GA, Matthew and Martin Upham-Nichols, both of Saginaw, MI; three grandchildren, Nia-Amari McGaugh of Atlanta, GA, Malik and Mya Nichols, both of Saginaw, MI; two sisters, Hollistine (Al) Holston of Braselton, GA, and Delphine (Michael) Greene of Saginaw, MI; two brothers, Jim (Katrina) Nichols, Jr. and Dwayne Nichols, Sr., both of Saginaw, MI; five nieces, Doleska Nichols-Murrell, Courtney Foster-Walker, Kedra Foster, Ashley Lundi and Sha’tece Torres; seven nephews, Kobi, Jimmie III, and Dwayne Jr. Nichols, Michael, Nikolas, and Richard Greene, and Aloyious Holston II; one uncle, Clois (Idella) Smith; three aunts, Leodia “Mott” Powell, Dr. Jean O. Smith and Virgie Nichols; godmother, Pearl L. Dorsey; and a host of cousins, other relatives, and friends. Darwin was preceded in death by his father, Jimmie Lee Nichols, Sr, and sister; Brenda Nichols-Foster. Special thank you to Physician Assistant, Latoya Jackson, VA Hospital in Ann Arbor, MI, VA Hospital in Saginaw, MI, and the Saginaw First Assembly of God Church family. The funeral service will take place at 11:00 a.m., Friday, October 1, 2021, at Evans & Browne's Funeral Home, 441 North Jefferson Avenue, Saginaw, Michigan 48607. Pastor Kurt Cullison will officiate. Interment will take place in Great Lakes National Cemetery, 4200 Belford Road, Holly, Michigan 48442. Visitation will take place from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service.
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