Charles A. Nichols - A native of Gardendale, AL and longtime resident of Mobile, AL died Saturday, November 17, 2012 in a local hospital. He was a member of Cottage Hill Baptist Church and was a WWII veteran who served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Nichols worked as a Quality Control Supervisor at Brookley Field. After retirement, he was an avid golfer. He was preceded in death by his grandson, Scott S. Kittrell. He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Mary E. Nichols; daughter, Carol Nichols (Steve) Kittrell; son,Chuck Nichols; sister, Marie Osborn; two grandchildren, Stacey Kittrell (Chad) Wright, and Brian Michael Nichols; five great-grandchildren and other relatives. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at 10 a.m. from the Chapel of the Pines Mausoleum in Pine Crest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Cottage Hill Baptist Church Building Fund, 4255 Cottage Hill Rd., Mobile, AL 36609.