Calvin Nichols, of Rex, passed away Oct. 23, 2007. Funeral services will be held at 11a.m., Friday, Oct. 26, at the chapel, with the Rev. Chris Reynolds officiating. Interment will follow at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday evening from 6-8 p.m. Mr. Nichols was the former owner of Nichols Chainsaw Service in Stockbridge.

He is survived by his wife, Willa Nichols; daughter and son-in-law, Honey Rachel (David) Smith, of Jackson; brothers and sisters-in-law, Donald (Jean) Nichols, of Lawrenceville, Leon (Opal) Nichols, of Dawsonville; sisters and brother-in-law, Clara Kell, of Alpharetta, Dorothy (Everett) Swanson, of Hayesville, N.C.; grandchildren, Christian Smith and Paige Smith, both of Jackson; sister-in-law and brother-in-law, Sue (Harold) Barker of Wedowee, Ala. Pope Dickson & Son Morrow Chapel (770) 961-2700.