Kathy Nichols-McKenzie, 64 of Otway, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2018 at Edgewood Manor of Lucasville. She was born on September 30, 1953 in Portsmouth the daughter of the late Frank Kirkpatrick and Alberta Adams Simon. Kathy was also preceded in death by her husband, Gary McKenzie; step father, James Adams and one sister, Karen Lodwick.
Kathy is survived by her son Kelly (Melissa Carver) Nichols of Otway; two grandchildren, Brooklyn and Kaleb Nichols and three step grandchildren, Logan, Braden and Makala Hunt; nieces and nephews , Todd Adams, Brian Lodwick, Shawn Lodwick, Chrissy Lodwick Sprague and special friends, Mona Crabtree and family; Janet (Arnold) Matthews and Tracie (Donnie) Shaw.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, September 9, 2018 at the Big Bear Creek United Methodist Church, 8784 Big Bear Creek Road, Lucasville, Ohio 45648, with fellowship to follow in the fellowship hall at the church. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.adkinsfamilyfuneralhome.com