Jodi Lynn Arthur Nichols passed away early Monday, August 13, 2012, at Lima Memorial Hospital.
Jodi was born on July 19, 1966, in Bellefontaine, OH, to Ray and Karen Burden Arthur who survive in Russells Point, OH. She was preceded in death by a grandson, Trenton Sherman, maternal grandparents, James and Caroline Burden, paternal grandfather, Ernest Arthur, and two uncles, Daniel Burden and John Hone.
She is also survived by her long time companion, Paul Detrick, two daughters, Brandilia Arthur Sherman of Lakeview, Emily (Daniel) Bowman of Urbana, OH, two sons, Grey Nichols and Klay Nichols, both of Russells Point, three sisters, Jennifer (Don) Shirk of Kenton, OH, Jonell (Shon Pertuset) Arthur of Prospect, OH, Jill (Dean) Wurster, of Russells Point, four grandchildren, Gage Sherman, Sommer Sherman, Briar Miller, and Kennedy Bowman, and four nieces and nephews, Josh Carey, Cole Wurster, Caylee Wurster, and Kensley Pertuset, a grandmother, Agnes Arthur of Bellefontaine, and many cousins.
Jodi was a 1984 graduate of Indian Lake High School and attended Culinary Art School. She was a member of Indian Lake Moose Lodge #1533. She enjoyed working as a barmaid and served in several Indian Lake establishments. She enjoyed taking trips to Florida, deep sea fishing, cooking, and golfing. She was an avid OSU Buckeyes and Cleveland Browns fan. But most of all, Jodi enjoyed being with her family and adored her grandchildren.
A gathering of family and friends will be Thursday, August 16, 2012, from 5-8 pm at Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Memorial contributions may be given in her name to the Turkeyfoot Benefit Crew.
Arrangements are in the care of Shoffstall Funeral Home, Lakeview. Condolences may be expressed at http://www.shoffstallfuneralhome.com/