Charlotte Marie Nichols, 65, of Sophia, died Tuesday, June 22, 1999, at her home following a long illness. Born Sept. 2, 1933, at McAlpin, she was the daughter of the late Elder Ulysses George and Edna Jane Ragle Nichols. Ms. Nichols was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by four brothers, George, John Andrew, Estil Eugene Nichols and an infant brother; and two sisters, Elsie Ryce and Shirley Jean Shumate. Survivors include her stepmother, Letha Nichols of Sprague; two brothers, Samuel A. Nichols and his wife, Sandra, of Mount Airy, N.C., and Ernest D. Nichols of Beckley; and a sister, Margaret White and her husband, Robert, of Lakewood, Ohio. Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home Chapel, Sophia, with Dr. Ted Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Beckley. Friends may call 10:30 to 11 a.m. Friday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Andrew Moscarito Jr., Norman Jackson, Walter Mankins, Donald Stone and Harold Bower. Arrangements by Williams-Blue Ridge Funeral Home, Sophia.