SIKESTON - Glenn Edward Nicholson, 89, died Sept. 26, 2002, at his home.
Born June 1, 1913, in Sikeston, he was a lifelong resident of the Sikeston area. A 1932 graduate of Sikeston High School, he owned and operated Nicholson Tire Service for 51 years before retiring in 1985. He was a member and Sunday school teacher at the First Baptist Church in Sikeston and member of Sikeston Masonic Lodge 310 AF&AM and Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 137.
On April 19, 1987, in Sikeston, he married Mildred Chartrau who survives of the home.
In addition to his wife of 15 years, he is survived by three sons, Don Edwin Nicholson of Columbia, Gary Richard Nicholson of Orlando, Fla., and Chesley Dale Nicholson of Reno, Nev.; two stepsons, Doyne L. Chartrau of Williamsport, Pa., and Philip Chartrau of Sikeston; and nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Ponder Funeral Home where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday. Dr. Hyran E. Barefoot will officiate.
Burial will follow in Garden of Memories Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be sent to:
the First Baptist Church Building Fund 1101 N. Main St. Sikeston, Mo. 63801