Larry Don Nickell January 17, 1948 ~ July 25, 2012

Larry Don Nickell, 64, of Barling, AR, passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center in Fayetteville. He was born January 17, 1948 in Fayetteville, the son of Dwight L. and Robbie E. Sandlian Nickell.

He was a Christian and served in the United States Army during the Vietnam Era as Sergeant in the 1st Air Calvary attached to the Air Force as a Black Hat Path Finder.

Survivors are his siblings, Roberta Nickell Roles of Springdale, Barbara Nickell Upshaw of Huntsville, Rick Nickell of West Fork; his half brothers and sisters, Regina Lynne Nickell Villines of Lowell, Christopher Scott Nickell of Springdale, Teresa Ann Ratliff of Apache Junction, AZ, Carolyn Kay Ratliff  Wheeler of Springdale and William Edward “Eddie” Ratliff of Springdale; 4 nieces and 6 nephews.

Funeral Services will be at 1:00 PM Tuesday, July 31, 2012 at Beard’s Funeral Chapel with Rev. Paul Dennis and Mark Upshaw officiating.

Burial will be in Nickell Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 11:30 AM until service time Tuesday.

Memorials may be made to the V.A. Palliative Care at the V.A. Hospital in Fayetteville.


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    Name » 29. Jul, 2012

    Deepest sympathy to Roberta, Barbara and all the family
    Love, Fred and Rhonda Nickell

    Name » 30. Jul, 2012

    We look forward to seeing Larry in heaven with no pain or illnesses. Our thoughts and prayers are with Roberta, Barbara and Rick. You’all have taken such good care of your family.
    We love you.
    Dan and Jo Ann Gladden

    Linda Womack » 31. Jul, 2012

    I am so sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you & your family. My you find peace in God’s mercy, and comfort in His love at this very difficult time.