Jim Nichols, 64, a Northland resident in Kansas City, MO died at the North Kansas City Hospital on February 21, 2012.
Jim graduated from Park Hill High School and UMKC. He was a veteran of the United States Coast Guard and served during the Vietnam era. He married Dorothy Johnson in 1973, and they made their home in Kansas City.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy; son, Mark; daughter-in-law, Beth Correll; grandchildren, Jasmine, Angela and Jordan Nichols; brothers, Gary Hooker and Denton Nichols
A Memorial service will be held 9:00 a.m. Saturday, February 25, 2012 at St. Charles Borromeo Catholic Church, 900 NE Shady Lane Dr. Kansas City, MO 64118 with Deacon Jerry Williams officiating. A private Committal service will be held at Leavenworth National Cemetery. The Meyers Northland Chapel in Parkville has been entrusted with the final arrangements.