Sandra “Sandy” Laxton Nichols (2018-10-12 13:28:42)

Sandra “Sandy” Laxton Nichols, age 67, of Boomer, passed away Wednesday, October 10, 2018 at Forsyth Medical Center.

She was born July 14, 1951 in Wilkes County to John Barker and Dare Howell Laxton. Mrs. Nichols was retired as an English Teacher from Wilkes Central High School. She was a member, choir director and pianist at Union United Methodist Church. Sandy was preceded in death by her parents; and a son, Thomas Rex Nichols.

Surviving are her husband, Rex Nichols; son, Allen Laxton Nichols and wife Jane Kilby Nichols of Boomer; daughter, Ann Elizabeth Nichols of Wilkesboro; and grandchildren, Maddy Nichols, Alex Nichols, Katie Nichols.

Graveside service will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, October 13, 2018 at Union United Methodist Church Cemetery with Rev. Ed McKinney officiating. Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Union United Methodist Church, 2257 Boone Trail, North Wilkesboro, NC 28659. Miller Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to