Service Schedule...

William Charles Nicks

Date: 05-16-2018
Time: 9-11 a.m.

Visitation Location:
Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville

Date: 05-16-2018
Time: 11:00 a.m.

Service Location:
Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville

Old Bland Cemetery - Bland


Memorial requested to VFW Post 6133.


William Charles Nicks, 91, of Owensville, Mo., died on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at Missouri Veteran's Home in St. James.

He was born on December 23, 1926, to Odie and Mabel (Branson) Nicks at Owensville.

He was united in marriage to Legea Wittrock on April 10, 1954, at Danville, Ill.

William served his country with the United States Army during World War II receiving the Army of Occupation Medal Germany. He was a member of Zion Evangelical Free Church and VFW Post 6133.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Odie and Mabel Nicks and wife, Legea Nicks.

He is survived by his son, Layne Nicks and wife Marian of Owensville and grandson, Christopher Demper of St. Clair.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 16 from 9-11 a.m. at Gottenstroeter Chapel in Owensville.

Funeral services will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Mark Farran officiating. Burial will be in Old Bland Cemetery at Bland with full military honors.