Emory Ralph Nickell
Emory Ralph Nickell
  • November 4, 1929 - November 19, 2017
  • Alpharetta, Georgia

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We are celebrating the passing of Mr. Emory Ralph Nickell . He lived a full life and was loved, respected and very generous as a friend, husband, father and a grandfather. He gave more than he received through out his life and was a great man. He follows in death his parents Ralph and Elizabeth Nickell and was a only child . He grew up in Chicago Illinois and went to the University of Illinois. He was a veteran for the United State Army during the Korean War. His entire career after the Army was spent working in the Southern Division of the United States Corps of Engineers. He lived and worked in Jacksonville, Coco Beach Florida and transferred to the Atlanta Corps of Engineers. He lived in Alpharetta and Johns Creek area. He leaves behind his wife Dorothy Elizabeth , his daughter Marisa (Diana) , grandson Jonathan.
Visitation and Memorial Service will be Friday December 1, 2017 at the Roswell Funeral Home, 950 Mansell Road Roswell, Georgia 30076. Visitation will be from 9 am to 10 am. Memorial Service will begin at 10 am to 11 am with family and friends.

Immediately following the service, family and friends will assembly to the graveside service at Georgia National Cemetery located at 1080 Scott Hudgens Drive Canton, Georgia 30114 at 12:30 pm.