January 25, 1958 ~ July 12, 2022
Randy Lee Nicholson was born on January 25,1958 in Amarillo, Texas and went to be with the Lord on July 9, 2022.
Randy grew up in Gulf Breeze, Florida where he graduated from Gulf Breeze High School in 1976. After graduating, he joined the Army where he served honorably as a maintenance engineer in the 87th battalion in Kitzingen, Germany. After separating from the Army, Randy worked with Lenard Brothers Trucking Company transporting military artillery and equipment. After many years in the trucking industry, he settled down and established a successful construction and remodeling company in the Gulf Breeze and Pensacola, Florida area.
Randy graduated from the University of Maryland with a Bachelor Degree in Computer Science. He enjoyed spending time with his family at the beach, fishing, boating, and living the salt life. Randy traveled the world where he collected many life experiences and fond memories of the places he had seen and the people he met. He was a talented photographer and artist, spoke many languages, and had an incredible ability to adapt and overcome anything placed before him.
Randy was well loved by many and will be remembered and missed.
Randy is predeceased by his parents Joseph and Louise Nicholson. Randy is survived by his loving wife of 31 years Roberta Jean Nicholson of Gulf Breeze, sons Christopher Lee Nicholson and Aaron William Nicholson of Gulf Breeze, daughter Amber Diana Nicholson of Gulf Breeze, mother Madonna Nicholson Lindley of Red Oak, Texas, brothers John Allen Nicholson of Red Oak, Texas and James Mathew Nicholson of Dickinson, Texas and his sister Julia Ann Sladek of Arlington, Texas. Details for a celebration of life will be forthcoming.