Evelyn Marie Nichols Pendleton
Evelyn Marie Nichols Pendleton, 65, passed away Sept. 25, 2020. A graveside service was held Oct. 3 at New Hymn M.B. Church Cemetery in Pinola, with Rev. Robert West Jr. officiating. Hazlehurst Funeral Home handled arrangements.
Mrs. Pendleton was born on Jan. 22, 1955, in Simpson County to James C. Nichols Sr. and Mary Jane Nichols. She was a member of New Hymn M.B. Church, where she was the secretary and treasurer of home mission and sang in the choir. She attended Pinola and New Hymn Schools, and Copiah-Lincoln Community College.
Preceding her in death were her father; daughters, Undrell and Renee Nichols; and brother, Kenneth Joe Nichols.
Survivors include her husband, Calvin Dennis Pendleton; mother, Mary Jane Nichols; sisters, Betty Dunbar, of New Orleans, La.; Beverlyn Dudley, of New Hebron; Pamela Vandiver, of Pinola; Juanita Moore, of New Hebron; and Earnestine Franklin, of Pinola; and brothers, Charles Nichols, of New Hebron; Willie Ray Nichols, of Oma; and James C. Nichols Jr., of Pinola.