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“My prayers are with you. I remember your mom and the fun times we had as kids in the Lakeview community. Many, many memories! ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: Donna (Bertrand) Robillard - OK

“Jimmy & Jan, we are so sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. We think of you often and the good times we had way...Read More »
2 of 5 | Posted by: Otie & Dana Ellis - Coppell, TX

“I knew James and Eva Lee from childhoodwhen my parents, Fred and Nell Autry, were close friends with them. They were wonderful people. I will...Read More »
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“Ms. Nichols is a beautiful woman inside & out. I always enjoyed talking to her when I would stop by. Heaven has gained a special angel. I send my...Read More »
4 of 5 | Posted by: Becky Dietz - Irving, TX - Friend

“Ms Nichols will surely be missed. She was such a sweet lady and a good friend to Ms Reid from the nursing home. Hugs and prayers to all her family...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Abbey Calrberg - Midlothian, TX


Eva Lee Nichols, passed away, Saturday, September 25, 2016, four days after her 90th birthday. Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Friday, September 30, 2016 at the Moore-Rose Funeral Home Chapel. Interment will follow at the Floydada Cemetery. Visitation will be 5:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m., Thursday, September 29, 2016 at Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada. Arrangements are under the care of Moore-Rose Funeral Home in Floydada.

She was born in Amarillo, Texas on September 21, 1926 to William Earl and Thelma Leona (Allmand) Oden. Eva Lee was a homemaker, talented seamstress and a maker of porcelain dolls. She was a longtime resident of Lakeview and Pleasant Hill Communities in Floyd County, where she met her husband James Lee of 65 years and they raised their 6 children.

She is preceded in death by husband James Lee, her parents and brother Ovay "Slick" Oden.

Left to cherish her memory is daughter Nancy Campbell and husband Gary of Gonzales, LA; son Jimmy Nichols and wife Jan of Breckenridge; daughter Jackie Cockrell of Irving; son Billy Nichols of Breckenridge; daughter Tammie Murry of Irving; son Richard Nichols and wife Lisa of Broken Arrow, OK; 11 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

The family request memorial to the Senior Citizens Center in Floydada at P.O. Box 573, Floydada, TX 79235.