LimaAllen Lee Nickles, 42, died Nov. 28, 2011, at his residence.He was born Aug. 18, 1969, in Kenton to Harold and Judy Hornaday Nickles, who survive in Lima. On May 21, 2005, he married Cecilia Young, who survives in Lima. Mr. Nickles was a member of Seventh-day Adventist Church. He enjoyed hunting and fishing with his sons and spending time with his family, especially his boys.Survivors also include his father- and mother-in-law, Bill (Kim) Young, of Columbus Grove, and Deb Crawford, of Findlay; paternal grandmother, Shirley Delong, of Lima; maternal grandparents, Daniel and Nancy Young, of Columbus Grove, and Jerry Dingledine, of Lima; three sons, Kodi Nickles, Seth Nickles and Malachi Nickles, all of Lima; a granddaughter, Alexandrea Nickles; two sisters, Shannon Nickles, of Wapakoneta, and Linda Simpson, of DeGraff; a special nephew, Keaton Howbert; and several brothers- and sisters-in-law.He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Ralph Delong.Services will begin at 1 p.m. Friday at Chiles-Laman Funeral & Cremation Services, Shawnee Chapel. Pastor Don Byard and Pastor Steve DeLong will officiate. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and one hour prior to services Friday at the funeral home.Memorial contributions may be made to the family.Condolences may be expressed at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.
Allen Lee Nickles