Nina Rose Elliott Nicholas, 73, of Harrisville, died Jan. 20, 2008, at Eagle Pointe Nursing Home, Parkersburg.|
She was born Feb. 10, 1934, in Grantsville, the daughter of the late Bernard V. and Goldie Reip Elliott.
Nina graduated from Calhoun High School in 1952 and worked as a cook at Harrisville Elementary School for 17 years. She was a member of the Harrisville Baptist Church, where she had been a Sunday School teacher, a deaconess and was in the Hand Bell Choir.
She is survived by her husband of 54 years, Charles A. Nicholas; daughters and sons-in-law, Michelle D. "Shelly" and Rick K. Boyce of Parkersburg and Rebecca Rose and Don Stemple of North Hills; son, Charles Michael Nicholas of Vienna; grandchildren, Justin Boyce and wife, Jennifer, Christopher and wife, Nicole Boyce, Stacey Boyce, Andrew Summers, Jessica Summers, Zachary Nicholas, Bethany, Derek and Nathan Stemple; and great-granddaughter, Evelyn Grace Boyce.
She was preceded in death by a brother, John Francis Elliott; sisters, Pauline Husk and Maxine Mattice; and an infant brother.
The family would like to acknowledge the great care and love given by Auguste's Cottage at Eagle Pointe.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Harrisville Baptist Church with Pastor Robert Perine officiating. Burial will follow in the Harrisville IOOF Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-4 and 6-9 p.m. today and from 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at Raiguel Funeral Home, Harrisville, and from noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday at the church.