Mrs. Ruth Elizabeth Sledge Nichols, age 93 of High Point passed away February 14th in the Hospice Home at High Point.
Mrs. Nichols was born February 13, 1921 in High Point to Early and Lizzie Harvell Sledge. She was employed with Slane Hosiery Company from 1952 until 1992, where she retired. Mrs. Nichols was a lifetime member of Hilliard Memorial Baptist Church.
On February 6, 1948 she married James C. Nichols who preceded her in death on February 26, 1995.
Surviving are her son, Steve Nichols and wife Janet of Holden Beach, NC and her daughters; Sandra Nealey and her husband Roger of Trinity and Gina Wright and her husband Gene of Trinity. Mrs. Nichols has six grandchildren, five great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren, four step-grandchildren and two step great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, February 22nd at 3:00 p.m. in Sechrest Funeral Chapel in Archdale by the Reverend Ernesto Velasco. Visitation will be from 1:00 until 3:00 pm prior to the service. Burial will follow the service in Floral Garden Park Cemetery.
Please offer condolences with the family at www.sechrestfunerals.net.