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Gregory Scott "Greg" Nicholson

October 17, 1961November 5, 2020
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Gregory Scott "Greg" Nicholson

Sylacauga, AL - Funeral service for Gregory Scott "Greg" Nicholson, 59, will be Thursday, November 12, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Chapel. Burial will be in Tallasahatchie Cemetery in Alpine, AL.

Mr. Nicholson died Thursday, November 5, 2020 at UAB Hospital. He was preceded in death by his parents, James & Louise Nicholson, brother, Robert Nicholson, aunt, Lavada Peoples, aunt, Geneva Nicholson, aunt, Ann Nicholson, and granddaughter, Jaycie Davis. Greg was loved by so many people and never met a stranger.

He is survived by his wife of 12 years, Elizabeth "ShuggaBugga" Nicholson; two daughters, Jamie (Cody) Peoples of Talladega, Holly Nicholson of Sylacauga; two step-sons, Kevin (Jennifer) Davis of Childersburg, Matthew (Kim) Green of Sylacauga; five grandchildren, Brooklyn, Payton, Kyleigh, Kevin, Hunter; brother, Dexter (Karen) Nicholson of Vincent; and sister, Nelda Gable of Sylacauga; five nephews, Alan (Autumn) Nicholson, Matthew (Mari) Hancock, Andrew (Tracy) Hancock, Christopher Nicholson, Jon-Jon Atkinson; and niece, Hali Atkinson.

Visitation will be Wednesday, November 11, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Radney-Smith Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be Dexter Nicholson, Christopher Nicholson, Cody Peoples, Kevin Davis, Matthew Green and Daron Jemison. Honorary pallbearers will be Nicholas Frost and Jon Jon Atkinson.

Memorial messages may be sent to the family at www.dignitymemorial.com/funeral-homes/sylacauga-al/radney-smith-funeral-home/8516.

Radney-Smith Funeral Home in Sylacauga, AL will direct the services.

  • FAMILY

  • Elizabeth "ShuggaBugga" Nicholson, Wife
  • Jamie Peoples (Cody), Daughter
  • Holly Nicholson, Daughter
  • Kevin Davis (Jennifer), Step-Son
  • Matthew Green (Kim), Step-Son
  • Brooklyn, Grandchild
  • Payton, Grandchild
  • Kyleigh, Grandchild
  • Kevin, Grandchild
  • Hunter, Grandchild
  • Dexter Nicholson (Karen), Brother
  • Nelda Gable, Sister
  • Alan Nicholson (Autumn), Nephew
  • Matthew Hancock (Mari), Nephew
  • Andrew Hancock (Tracy), Nephew
  • Christopher Nicholson, Nephew
  • Jon-Jon Atkinson, Nephew
  • Hali Atkinson, Niece
  • James & Louise Nicholson, Parents (deceased)
  • Robert Nicholson, Brother (deceased)
  • Lavada Peoples, Aunt
  • Geneva Nicholson, Aunt (deceased)
  • Ann Nicholson, Aunt (deceased)
  • Jaycie Davis, Granddaughter (deceased)

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  • PALLBEARERS

  • Dexter Nicholson, Pallbearer
  • Christopher Nicholson, Pallbearer
  • Cody Peples, Pallbearer
  • Kevin Davis, Pallbearer
  • Matthew Green, Pallbearer
  • Daron Jemison, Pallbearer
  • Nicholas Frost, Honorary Pallbearer
  • Jon-Jon Atkinson, Honorary Pallbearer
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Melanie Pittman Edwards

November 14, 2020

Rest on high my dear friend of over 40 years. There will never be a better Santa on earth. We miss you terribly.

Suzette Swanson

November 12, 2020

To Dexter, Karen, Christopher and all of the Nicholson family,
We are so sorry for your loss. You have our deepest sympathy and are in our prayers. With much Love, Keven, Suzette, Suzanna, Kendal and Miles Swanson

Rev. David Williams

November 11, 2020

I well remember Greg from a young lad at church and saw him grow in to a nice young man. Now he is there with Bill, Louise, Lavada, Geneva and Ann. We all will join them one day soon as time is winding up for this ol earth. "sugga bugga" you had a great man and you must be a wonderful person or he would of not chosen you for his lifemate. Nelda and Dexter, my heart goes out to you as all of you Nicholsons were like family to me. Prayers for you and you both know where your strenth comes from. wish I could be there but not going to be able to be there to support you. Stay in touch!!

Kathy TROTMAN

November 11, 2020

We appreciate Greg always being a friend to everyone. Children and adults always loved him being Santa.He did Santa for years . You will be greatly missed. Our prayers go out to Elizabeth and all of the family.

Christy Cotton Remington

November 10, 2020

Fly high my friend you will be greatly missed but never forgotten. Sending prayers up for family.

Emma Turner

November 10, 2020

We worked together for many years.you will be missed .god bless your family

Wanda Ogle

November 10, 2020

My heart goes out to the family. Greg was a very special person. The family is in our thoughts and prayers.
Tony and Wanda Ogle

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