Elbert Junior Nichols, age 59, of Crestview, Florida, passed away at home on September 15, 2021 due to complications from COVID-19. Junior was born in Valparaiso, Florida, on January 13, 1962, a son of McIver and Allie Nichols. He proudly served as an infantry scout in the United States Army for nearly four years. Following his discharge, he worked as a custodian for Okaloosa County for over 20 years. Junior is survived by four sisters, Nell Corbin, Gail Smith, Carol Lane and Maxine Cochran; two brothers, Grady Nichols and Steve Hall and numerous nieces and nephews. Graveside service will be held on Monday, September 20,2021 at 11:00am at Black Creek Cemetery between Bruce and Freeport, Florida.
Arrangements are entrusted to Whitehurst Powell Funeral Home in Crestview. Guest book and condolences are available online at www.whitehurstpowellfuneralhome.com
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