Memorial services for Stanley K. “Stan” Nichols held Saturday, Oct, 9, 2021 at First United Methodist Church in Winfield. Pastor Dave Smith officiated. A private inurnment will take place at a later date at New Salem Cemetery.
Honorary casket bearers were Derek Nichols, Jackson Bumgarner, Lydia Bumgarner, Leah Sturm, Libby Sturm, Haley Nichols, Kensey Nichols, Lane Gardner, Brinley Gardner, and our angel, Gavin Nichols.
Congregational hymn was “In the Garden,” by Chance Alquest. Music included “I Watch the Sunrise,” by Martin Rude and Chance Alquest; “Fill My Cup, Lord,” by James E. Nichols; “Hallelujah,” by Jackson Bumgarner and the Remington High School Singers; and “Alma Mater,” “Wabash Cannonball” and “Run On — Wildcat Victory,” by the Kansas State University Marching Band. Slideshow music included “In the Garden,” “Down to the River to Pray,” “Orange Blossom Special” and “The Old Rugged Cross.”
Memorials have been established in Stan’s name for First United Methodist Church, the K-State Alumni Association and the K-State FarmHouse Fraternity. Miles Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.