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John "Johnny" Wayne Nickerson, 65, of Augusta, Kentucky, passed away on Friday, March 15, 2024 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Fort Thomas, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Sharon (neé Saunders) Nickerson, who died on April 30, 2018.


John was born in Mason County on June 9, 1958 to his parents, the late Melburn and Eva Jean (neé Woods) Nickerson. He worked for many years in the community as a carpenter and was a member of the Cincinnati Carpenter’s Union, Local 2.


He leaves behind his son, Jeffrey Allen Nickerson and his daughter, Crystal Dawn Nickerson; his grandchildren, Christian Nickerson (Brittany), Carson Nickerson, Olivia Nickerson, Cayden Griffin, and Clayton Rigdon. Also surviving are several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and a special friend, David Saunders (LuAnn).


In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by his brother, David Nickerson and his sisters, Marcella Bare, Louise Mains, and Cathy Hargett.


The funeral service will be at 7:00 PM on Friday, March 22, 2024 at the Metcalfe-Hennessey Funeral Home with Pastor Doug Tucker officiating.


Interment will be at the convenience of the family.


Visitation will be from 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM on Friday at the funeral home.


Memorials are suggested as contributions toward offsetting John’s final expenses in care of Metcalfe-Hennessey Funeral Home, P.O. Box 145, Augusta, Kentucky, 41002

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