Natalina A. Nichols, 89, passed away at Columbia Manor in Columbia on Sunday, August 11, 2019.

Visitation will be held from 10 to 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 16 at Robinson Funeral Home in Ashland, with a graveside service immediately following in New Salem Cemetery.

Natalina was born Oct. 31, 1929 in Grosseto, Italy, the daughter of Gino and Lotaria Galli. She was married to James McGee, and he preceded her in death. She later married Joseph Ross Nichols in 1952 in Ashland, and he preceded her in death. She loved cooking for and spending time with her family.

Survivors include her daughters, JoAnn Davis of Columbia, Edna Lee (Larry) Allen of Grain Valley and Natalie Dawn (Brent) Hayden of Lawrence, Kan.; one brother, Natalino (Aurora) Galli of Homestead, Fla.; her daughter-in-law, Marie McGee of Ashland; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her son, James McGee; one step-son, Joseph Lelon Nichols; and one brother, Ennio Galli.

In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are suggested to New Salem Cemetery in care of the family.