Marcia Ann Nicholls

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Marcia Ann Nicholls, 72, of Shell Knob, passed away Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

She was born Feb. 18, 1944, the daughter of Glenn and Helen (Stewart) Hunter. On Dec. 17, 1994, in Mishawaka, Ind., she was united in marriage to Michael G. "Nick" Nicholls, who survives. Additional survivors include: three sons, Noel Townsend of Indiana, Daniel Townsend and his wife, Alisha, of Chicago, Ill., and Shaun Nicholls of Shell Knob; two sisters, Shirley Rawson and her husband, Don, of Colorado, and Sandy Peterson and her husband, Don, of Kansas; and eight grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents and one brother, Bill Hunter.

Marcia graduated from high school in Dunlap, Iowa, and received her bachelor's degree from Iowa University. In 2000, she and Nick moved to Shell Knob to make their home. She was a member of Lakeside Christian Church in Shell Knob.

Memorial services were held Monday in Lakeside Christian Church, Shell Knob, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home, Shell Knob.

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