He was born Monday, April 9, 1934 to the late Woodrow Wilson Nicholson and Nana Mae Cass Nicholson in Wilkes County.
In addition to his parents, Woodrow was preceded in death by, one brother, Johnny Nicholson, and one sister, Rosalyn Stroud. Woodrow is survived by his wife of 65 years, Rosa Louise Gaines Nicholson, of the home, four daughters, Jeralean Pillado (Enrique), Anita Langley (Brian), Melody Williams (Carl), all of Statesville, and Amy Fisher (Michael), of Mooresville, one brother, Eddie Nicholson (Gina), of Statesville, three sisters, Sadie Daniels, Brenda Clanton, and Debbie Richardson, all of Statesville, eight grandchildren, Tabatha Campbell (Eddie), Jimmy McDaniel (Michele), Jakob Absher (Cindy), Tina Cheng (Ye), Katara Desia (Dev), Kristi McDaniel, Desiree’ Nesbit, and Aaron Loftin (Hannah), ten great grandchildren, and one great great grandchild.
A Memorial Service will be conducted at 2:00 pm Sunday, January 19, 2020 at Chapman Funeral Home. There will be no formal visitation.
My thoughts and prayers are with you during your time of sorrow. May all the memories you shared give you comfort in the days ahead.
Ann Morrison - Statesville, NC
My deepest sympathy for Nicholson family. May you keep the wonderful blessings and precious memories of Mr. Woodrow close to your heart always. Rest in heavenly peace.
Yvetta Woodbury - Oak Hill, VA