Kris L. McNichols, 50, of Metropolis, passed away on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Massac Memorial Hospital in Metropolis.
Kris was a chemical operator at Evonik in Calvert City, Kentucky. He attended Mt. Sterling Cumberland Presbyterian Church in Massac County.
Kris had a big love for family and friends and enjoyed spending time outdoors -- hunting, fishing and boating.
Survivors include his wife of 28 years, Lynn McNichols of Metropolis; one son, Kaleb McNichols and wife Morgen of Metropolis; one daughter, Kelsey McNichols of Metropolis; his parents, Robert and Jo Ann McNichols of Metropolis; four siblings, Kevin McNichols and wife Sheila of Metropolis, Keith McNichols and wife Kathy of West Paducah, Karl McNichols and wife Connie of Marion,and Kim Ro and husband Randy of West Paducah; his mother-in-law, Connie Henson; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Gerald Henson; and his grandparents, Jesse and Fleecie McNichols and Rev. Cecil and Jane Leek.
Funeral service was held Wednesday at Waldo Baptist Church in Massac County with Rev. David LeNeave and Rev. Trad York officiating. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.
Memorial contributions may be made in Kris' honor to: Mt. Sterling Cumberland Presbyterian Church, 1780 Mount Sterling Rd, Brookport, IL 62910; or Waldo Baptist Church, 6970 Waldo Church Rd., Metropolis, IL 62960.
Lindsey Funeral Home of Paducah was in charge of arrangements.