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Marilyn Kinsler Nichols

October 5, 1939 — November 24, 2022

Marilyn Kinsler Nichols

Mrs. Marilyn Kinsler Nichols of Halifax passed away Thursday, November 24, 2022 at the South Boston Health and Rehab.  She was born October 5,1939 in Halifax County, VA and was 83 years old.  She was the daughter of the late Roy Kinsler and the late Annie Mae Crenshaw Kinsler and was married to Joseph Pryor “Joe” Nichols.


She was a member of the Hunting Creek Baptist Church.  Marilyn loved music, gardening, and farming with her husband. She retired from Virginia Farm Bureau after 54 years of service.


Mrs. Marilyn Kinsler Nichols is survived by:

Her Husband of 50 years

Joseph Pryor “Joe” Nichols of Halifax

Two Sisters

Sandra K. Faria of Aylett, VA

Carol Raine K. Poe of Jetersville, VA

A number of nieces and nephews


A funeral service will be held Sunday, November 27,2022 at 2:00 P.M. at Hunting Creek Baptist Church with the Rev. Steve Emory officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.


The family will receive friends immediately following the service and other times at her home.


For memorials, please consider Hunting Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 4055 Hunting Creek Road, Nathalie, VA 24577 or Triangle Volunteer Fire Department, 1051 Morton’s Ferry Road, Nathalie, VA 24577.


Online condolences may be directed to


Arrangements are by:  Powell Funeral Home and Powell Cremation Service, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA  24592.   

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Funeral Service

Sunday, November 27, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Hunting Creek Baptist Church

4048 Hunting Creek Rd, Nathalie, VA 24577

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