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Wray Nicholson

March 28, 1937 — March 9, 2022

Gallatin, TN

Mr. Wray Nicholson, age 84 of Gallatin, TN passed away March 9, 2022. He was born March 28, 1937, in Mt. Pleasant, TN.  Wray is survived by his wife of almost 60 years, Janette Nicholson; son, Tony (Melissa) Nicholson; daughter, Judy (Marty) Tucker; grandchildren, Justin, Matthew, Zane and Allie; and great-grandchildren, Thea, Aria, Oakley and Autumn.

He was preceded in death by parents, Lutie Mai and George Taylor Nicholson; brothers, George Edward, Tommy, Joshua Brown (JB), Frank and Jim Nicholson; sisters, Mary Matthews, Nell Hayes, Dorothy (Dot) Mabry, and Sarah Nicholson.

First and foremost, Wray was a devoted Christian and family man.  He cherished spending time with family and friends the most, but he also enjoyed playing golf, hunting and fishing and attending or watching Vanderbilt and Titans games.  He was a salesman for John Bouchard and Sons for nearly 50 years and had many good friends throughout Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi and Alabama.   He will be missed greatly by those that knew and loved him.

Graveside service will be held Monday, March 14th at 3:00pm at Crestview Memory Gardens with Larry Gilmore officiating.  In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.

Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center in charge of arrangements.  Online condolences may be submitted at  (615) 502-0011 Obit Line (615) 502-0555

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Monday, March 14, 2022

Starts at 3:00 pm (Eastern time)

Crestview Memory Gardens

1623 Hwy 109 N, Gallatin, TN 37066

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