Karla Janet NicholsOctober 2nd, 2020
Karla Janet Nichols, 64, of Fulton, passed away at her home on Wednesday, September 30, 2020. She was born in Houston, Texas on October 21, 1955, to the late Rowan Dale Nelson Sr. and the late Janet I. (Bueneman) Nelson. On October 7, 1973, Karla married Joe Curtis Nichols Sr. who survives her passing. She will be fondly remembered by her husband of 47 years; son, Joe Curtis Nichols Jr. of Columbia; daughter, Heather Lynn Schulte (Brad) of Columbia; brothers, Rowan D. Nelson Jr. (Vic) of Fulton, and Matthew M. Nelson (Nancy) of Corvallis, Or.; sisters, Dorothy B. Nelson of Quincy, Il., and Kathy Garrett (David) of Fulton; grandchildren, Logan, Caden, Asher, and Finley Schulte; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, October 3, 2020, at Maupin Funeral Home in Fulton with Reverend Guy Thomas officiating. Friends will be received from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. Memorial donations are suggested to Sam and Daisy Grabb Animal Shelter, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Boulevard, Fulton, MO 65251. Condolences may be left for the family at www.maupinfuneralhome.com.