Beverly D. Nichols
Rockland — Beverly D. (LaCombe) Harrison Nichols, 59, peacefully entered into the arms of her Lord, Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Waldo County General Hospital in Belfast, after a period of declining health.
Born in Knox Hospital, Rockland, Oct. 16, 1954, she was the daughter of Lester H. and Catherine M. Nystrom LaCombe. She attended Rockland High School and received her GED through Georges Valley High School in Thomaston.
On Dec. 21, 2002, she married Gerald P. Nichols, making their home in Rockland for the past 12 years.
She was very gifted in singing and enjoyed sharing her love for her Lord through music and song within a family quartet traveling the state of Maine. She also had a great love for children and worked many years at her church's family camp daycare. Beverly was looking forward to the birth of her second grandchild.
She was predeceased by her daughter, Mary Elizabeth Harrison in 1983, her mother Catherine M. in 2014, her father Lester H. LaCombe in 2010, and her nephew Clinton Graves in 2000. She is survived by her husband, Gerald; her daughter, Jessica M. Harrison and her fiancé Terry Russ of Topsham; her son, Lonnie Harrison; grandson, Isaiah Thomas Murphy; her siblings and spouses, Rev. Lester (Joe) and Polly LaCombe of Thomaston; Eneeda and Arthur Peirce of Brunswick; Rev. Samuel and Ann LaCombe of Windham; Robert LaCombe of Rockland; Revs. Charles and Lisa LaCombe of Thomaston; Mary and Mark Wiebe of Rockland; and John and Wanda LaCombe of Thomaston; as well as many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews.
Friends and relatives are invited to celebrate her life Friday, Feb. 28, at 6 p.m. at Burpee, Carpenter & Hutchins Funeral Home, 110 Limerock St., Rockland.
To share a memory or condolence with Beverly’s family, please visit her Book of Memories at bchfh.com.