Funeral services for Patricia Ann Nickelson were held May 2, 2019 at Eubank Cedar Creek Funeral Home in Mabank with Rev. Sharon Walker officiating. Interment followed the service at Laurel Oaks Memorial Park in Mesquite.
Patricia was born Dec. 28, 1947 in Waxahachie to parents Clyde and Anna Mae (Buckalew) Brown and entered into eternal rest April 28, 2019 at the age of 71.
Patricia had been married to her husband and best friend, James, for over 40 years. Together, they owned and operated Nickelson Heating and Air for over 30 years. She retired from EcoLab June 14, 2016.
Patricia was a true Elvis Presley fan and has made pilgrimage to Graceland several times. She loved going to casinos, fishing, working in the yard and being barefoot.
Patricia loved her family and friends. She enjoyed the holidays and always looked forward to spending them with those closest to her.
Patricia was an amazing wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
She will be missed immensely by all those who knew and loved her.
Patricia was preceded in death by her parents C.W. and Anna Mae Brown, son Rickey Lynn Blaylock, brothers J.W. Brown, Clyde Brown and Harry Brown and.
She is survived by her husband James Nickelson of Payne Springs, daughter Tina Jennings and husband J.D. of Seven Points, son Kelly Blaylock and wife Kelly of Mabank, daughter Tiffany Smith and husband Gary of Payne Springs, grandchildren Michael Jennings and wife Lauren, Krista Jennings, LeeAnn Blaylock, Rickey Blaylock, Ruby Blaylock, Lillie Blaylock, Justin Smith, Lexi Smith and Hanna Smith, great-grandchildren T.J., Kody, Jackson and Dawson, nephew brother and son Billy Brown and wife Olga of Cibilo, numerous cousins, nieces and nephews, other loving family members and many more lifelong friends.
A personal tribute may be made online at www.eubankcedarcreek.com.