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Melba Burgin Nichols

April 6, 1951 November 28, 2018
Melba Burgin Nichols
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Obituary for Melba Burgin Nichols

Melba Evelyn Propst Burgin Nichols, age 67 of Maiden, passed away Wednesday, November 28, 2018 at Carolina Caring (formerly Catawba Regional Hospice) of Sherrills Ford.

Born April 6, 1951 in Catawba County, she was the daughter of the late Lester Julius Propst, Sr. and the late Margie Evelyn Denton Propst. She was a member First United Methodist Church in Newton. Melba was a retired school teacher who taught at many schools throughout Catawba County. In addition to her parents, four half-brothers; J.D. Propst, Astor Propst, Evans Propst and Lester Propst, Jr. preceded her in death.

Left to cherish her memory:

Husband of 9 years: Brooks Nichols, Jr. of the home

Step-Son: Gary Nichols and fiancée Laura Jackson of Winston-Salem

Numerous Nieces & Nephews

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Burke Mortuary in Maiden is serving the Nichols Family.

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