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Roy Hagan Nichols, 87, of St. Robert, died Friday, Sept. 16, 2022, in Cedar Point Care Center in Rolla.

He is survived by six children, Pennie Ranzetta (Paul) of St. Louis, Mo.; Tony Nichols (Jani) of Lebanon; David Nichols of St. Robert; Lisa Juelfs (Michael) of Imperial, Mo.; John Nichols (Michele) of Dixon; Rebecca Roberts (Nathan) of Branson; eleven grandchildren, Joe, Clara and Sam Ranzetta, Dakota and Sawyer Nichols, Noah and Hannah Juelfs, Kennedy and Cole Nichols, and Jessica and Nathan Roberts II; one great-grandson, Qude Beauchamp; two sisters, Kammie Nichols of Blountville, Tenn., and Cindy Nichols of Bristol, Va.; a brother, Curtis Nichols of Blountville, Tenn.; a number of nieces and nephews; as well as a host of other relatives and friends.

Funeral services for Roy Hagan Nichols will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, Sept. 23, 2022, in Waynesville First Christian Church. Burial with full military honors will be in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery of Waynesville. Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday in Memorial Chapels and Crematory of Waynesville/St. Robert. Memorial contributions can be made in memory of Roy Nichols, and may be left at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at