James Douglas Nicoson
October 15, 1954  -  December 16, 2018

James Douglas Nicoson


Memorial Service
Minton Memorial Chapel
314 S. Hedgecoke
Borger, TX  79007
Saturday, December 22, 2018
11:00 a.m.
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I served in the Navy.

James Douglas “Doug” Nicoson, 64, passed away Sunday, December 16, 2018.

Services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, December 22, 2018 in the Minton Memorial Chapel with Pastor Les Sharp officiating. Services are under the direction of Minton Chatwell Funeral Directors of Borger.

Doug was born on October 15, 1954 in Borger, Texas Sherman Nicoson and Geraldine Hollen Nicoson. He married Karen Monroe on April 24, 1982 in Borger. He proudly served in the United States Navy as an electrician on the USS Bordelon during the Vietnam Era. Doug liked to fish, go golfing, hunting and traveling. He had a passion for fixing anything, from home repairs to small engines and everything in between. He had a heart for people and was always willing to help others in need. Doug enjoyed just hanging out especially with family and friends, nothing brought more joy to his life than his grandkids.

He is preceded in death by his mother, Geraldine “Jeri” Carson; wife, Karen Nicoson; and brother, John Michael Nicoson.

Survivors include his father, Nic Nicoson of Newport Richey, Florida; sons, Kenneth Aaron Wysong and wife Sharlee of Fritch, Paul D. Wysong and wife Destiny of Fritch; daughter, Heather Hickman and husband Billy of Borger; fourteen grandchildren; twenty great grandchildren; brothers, Steve Nicoson of Oklahoma, David Nicoson of Borger; uncle, Mark Hollen of Borger; and a host of beloved friends who he considered family.

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  1. Carla Flanagin
    Borger, TX

    My sincere condolences for the lost of Doug. He's having a family reunion now. God bless and comfort your family at this sad time. Doug was a wonderful guy and he will be missed. I will always remember your family members with fondness and good old times at the lumberyard.

  2. HEIDI PUMPHREY
    Fritch, TX

    Oh Doug the memories I have from childhood, teenage years and adulthood with you and the rest of "my family"! Your grandchildren and children will miss you dearly but I know Karen was waiting with open arms with a huge hug and fishing pole. I love you all!

  3. Traci Hollis
    Fritch, TX

    Dougie,
    You are missed! The halls at Univar will never be the same without your visits, and laughter to fill them. Rest well my friend and give Karen a big hug from all of us!!

  4. Jenny Huval
    Amarillo, TX

    Rest in peace Doug! Prayers to heal the many broken hearts! Praise God for no more pain! You will be missed by many but never forgotten! Such a loving and caring man! Much love Doug!! 💞

  5. Fredrick Paschall
    Borger, TX

    You will truly be missed and was an honor to have got to know you and talk with you in the short time. Much love and respects my friend. Rest In Peace,

  6. Theresa Huval Riley
    Borger, TX

    So sorry for your loss! What an amazing man! Doug lives on in this special family he loves so much. Holy Spirit comforter be with you all. Love you Paul,Destiny,Leslie,Brandon,Bubba and Lashawn

  7. Kelly Byrd
    Lubbock, TX

    Rest in peace Doug

  8. Lori Davis
    Port Arthur, TX

    So sorry to hear about Doug passing. Steve, I will be thinking of you often.

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