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Obituary for Alvin Andrew "Pickle" Nicholson

Alvin Andrew Nicholson, 76, of Franklin, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2022.

Alvin, or “Pickle” as he was affectionately called, was born in Jackson County to the late Van Nicholson and Bessie Talley Nicholson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Linda Bone Nicholson. Pickle was a dedicated member of Maidens Chapel United Methodist Church. Alvin was also a member of West Macon Fire and Rescue and The Mighty Methodist Men. He was a friend to many and will be dearly missed.

He is survived by his brother, Richard “Red” Nicholson of PA; his cousins that were like brothers, Lonnie Barnes (Sue) and Danny Chastain; his caregiver and friend, Georgia Giles of Franklin NC; special God Child Jacey Rae Flerzar; and God Children Weston and Braxton Mace.

A visitation will be held from 2pm to 3pm on Sunday, July 10, 2022, at Macon Funeral home. Followed by a service at 3pm.
Rev. Oliver Rice and Rev. Stephanie Thompson will officiate.

Burial will follow at Maidens Chapel Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Teem, Steve Carpenter, Jacob Bingham, Kevin Corpening, Chris Hicks, Chad Hand, and Johnny Pendergrass.

Honorary Pallbearers will be the Macon County Fire and Rescue and The Mighty Methodist Men.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to West Macon Fire and Rescue or The Mighty Methodist Men.

Online Condolences can be made at

Macon Funeral Home will be handling the arrangements.