Jordan Nichols Obituary, Death – November 20, 1986 – February 27, 2018 It is with a heavy heart that we gather to remember and honor the life of Jordan Ray “Bud” Nichols, aged 31, of Charleston, N.C. His peaceful passing on February 27, 2018, at his home marks the end of a life that touched the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing him. Born on November 20, 1986, in Charlotte, NC, Jordan’s life was a tapestry woven with love, joy, and a deep sense of connection with those around him.
Raised in Marshville, NC, by his father Raymond and stepmother Anna Nichols, he attended Forest Hills High School, where he became a beloved member of the ROTC and graduated with the class of 2004. Following his high school years, Jordan’s dedication to service led him to the United States Air Force, where he served his country with pride. His commitment to duty and honor was a testament to his character and his desire to make a positive impact.
Settling in Charleston, SC, after his military service, Jordan brought joy to the lives of many. His infectious laughter, genuine smile, and remarkable ability to bring a smile to anyone’s face made him a cherished friend and companion. He was beloved by all who knew him and will forever remain in their hearts. Jordan’s memory lives on through the love and warmth he shared with his family. He is survived by his father Raymond Nichols, his stepmother Anna Nichols, two brothers Shawn and Jason Nichols, and his mother Lucy McDonald of Melbourne, FL. The bond of family and the legacy of his love will forever be a reminder of the preciousness of life.
As we reflect on the life of Jordan Ray “Bud” Nichols, let us remember his kindness, his laughter, and the moments that made us smile. In his 31 years, he made an indelible mark on the lives of those he encountered, leaving behind a legacy of joy and affection that will continue to inspire us all. Though he is no longer with us, his spirit lives on in our hearts. May Jordan rest in eternal peace, his memory forever cherished by the many lives he touched.