Jacqueline LaRuth Webster ‘Jackie’ Nicholson

Published 3:55 pm Monday, June 15, 2020

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Mrs. Jacqueline LaRuth Webster “Jackie” Nicholson, 88, died Sunday, June 14, 2020, at Somerset Court of Mocksville.

She was born May 14, 1932, in Gadsden, Ala. to the late William Burl and Maggie Mae Gulledge Webster. Mrs. Nicholson was a member of First United Methodist Church, Mocksville where she held numerous offices, completed and then taught all four discipleship classes and sang in the church choir. She and her husband were the owners and operators of the local Sears Catalogue store.

She was also preceded in death by: her husband, John Donald Nicholson; a brother, Edwin Webster; and a sister, Margaret Webster.

Survivors: a son, John K. Nicholson (Mig) of Palm Coast, Fla.; 3 daughters, Diana N. Potts (Dub) of  Mocksville, Sandra N. Bowers (Bobby) of Salisbury and Patricia N. Pearson (Patrick) of Lake Park, Ga.; a brother, Wayne Webster; grandchildren, Brooke E. Preslar (Bradley), David W. Potts (Beth), Kelley McCarthy (J.J.), Allison Huffman (Robert), Katelyn Smith, Taylor D. Nicholson (Elodie), Cassidy Brisson and Jacqueline T. Nicholson; and 7 great-great-grandchildren.

A private family service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Thursday, June 18 at Lambert Funeral Chapel with Dr. Glenn L. Myers Jr. and the Rev. Jacob Lambert officiating. A private burial will follow in Rose Cemetery. The family invites friends to come by Lambert Funeral Home, Wednesday, June 17, until 6 p.m.  The number of visitors in the building at one time will be limited.

There will be a live webcast of her service on the Lambert Funeral Home website, or visit: https://webcast.funeralvue.com/events/viewer/31337.

Memorials: First UMC, 310 N. Main St., Mocksville, Memo: General Fund.

Condolences: www.lambertfuneralhomenc.com.