Junnie Nichols, 62, lifelong resident of Trafalgar, passed away Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Aug. 23, 1950, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin to Edward and Margaret (Ford) Nichols. She was a 1968 graduate of Indian Creek High School, received her bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in 1972 and her master’s degree in library science from Indiana University Purdue University Columbus in 1975.
She taught third and fifth grade at Nineveh Elementary School from 1972 until 1976.
For 34 years, from 1976 to 2010, she was the librarian for the Eminence Community School Corporation. She enjoyed attending musical shows in Nashville.
Junnie was a regular patron of the Nashville Follies and its successor shows, where she had many friends, both among the performers and the audience.
Survivors include her sister, Gracie Marlatt (Frank) of Rush County; nephews, Jim Marlatt
(Diana) and Brian (fiancé Amy Bare), all of Rush County; a niece, Freda Ipock (James) of Germany; and two great nephews, Mason Moyes and Aaron Moyes, both of Utah.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Ivan Lancaster will conduct a service at 1 p.m. Wednesday at
Trafalgar United Methodist Church, 375 S. Pleasant St.,
Trafalgar. Friends may call 4 to
8 p.m. Tuesday at the church. Burial will be in Lick Spring
Cemetery in Trafalgar.
Swartz Family Church and
Chapel – Funeral and Cremation Services in Trafalgar is handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Trafalgar branch of the Johnson County Library, 424 Tower Street Trafalgar, IN 46181, or Lick Spring Cemetery in care of Keith Stancombe, 482 E. State Road 252 Franklin, IN 46131.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.swartzmortuary.com.