Ernest Neal (Ernie) Nichols
Ernest Neal (Ernie) Nichols, 72, of Fredericksburg, died Monday, Sept. 2, 2019.
Nichols was born July 30, 1947, in Kerrville, the son of Gerald Thomas Nichols and Ruth Elizabeth Carpenter Nichols. He married Mary Elaine Morris on Dec. 12, 1964, in Center Point, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, Nichols is survived by three daughters and spouses, Kimberly and Jay Williams and Barbie and Kenneth Krieger, all of Fredericksburg, and Donna and Bill Fritsch of Burnet.
Survivors also include eight grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Nichols was preceded in death by his parents and one granddaughter, Ruth Elizabeth Williams.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. The body was cremated.
Honorary pallbearers are Kristi Williams, Weston Williams, Tamara Novian, Tasha Moore, T.J. Krieger, Tracy Clark, Devvin Fritsch and Zachry Fritsch.