THOMSON, Ga. - Mrs. Julia Nichols Rogers, 86, of Thomson, entered into rest February 17, 2008, at Warrenton Health and Rehabilitation. She was the wife of the late Wayne Rogers and the late Ellis "Lefty" Nichols.
Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, February 20, 2008, at Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens with Dr. James C. Elder, Jr. officiating.
Mrs. Rogers was born in Hancock County, but lived in Thomson, most of her life. She was the daughter of the late Dudley Clark and the late Lilly Ethridge Farrell Clark. Mrs. Rogers was retired from Thomson Company as a personnel supervisor and worked in the family owned Nichols Service Station for many years. She was a member of First Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School and was an active member for many years. Mrs. Rogers was also a member of the Grace Sunday School Class. She started and prepared Wednesday night dinner for First Baptist Church for over 20 years.
Survivors include grandchildren, Rebecca L. Nichols, Thomson, and Julie Nichols Fulmer and her husband Calvin, Thomson; great-grandchildren, Leanna N. Broome and Halyn N. Fulmer; daughter-in-law, Marcia E. Nichols, Thomson; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Rogers was preceded in death by her son, Harold Clark Nichols.
Memorials may be made be to Warrenton Health Rehabilitation, 813 Atlanta Hwy., Warrenton, GA 30828.
Beggs Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.