Obituaries

Gertrude Naomi Nichols-Bird 1936 - 2011 Kimberling City, Mo.

Services for Gertrude Naomi Nichols-Bird, 74, of Kimberling City, Mo., were Wednesday. Dec. 14, at D.W. Newcomer’s Sons Noland Road Chapel. Burial was at Humphreys Cemetery in Humphreys, Mo.
Mrs. Nichols-Bird died Friday, Dec. 9, 2011.
She was born Dec. 28, 1936, in Laredo, Mo., the daughter of Andrew and Mable Chrisman.
Her husband of 30 years, Clyde Junior Nichols, and her second husband of 10 years, Hugh E. Bird, both preceded Mrs. Nichols-Bird in death.
Survivors include two sons, Bobby Nichols (Pam), Independence, Mo., and Richard Nichols (Teri), Baldwin City, Kan.; a daughter, Barbara Schellinger (Dennis), Branson, Mo.; a stepson, Rodney Bird (Anita), Independence, Mo.; eight grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.
Online condolences may be left at nolandroadchapel.com.