Norma Lou Nickerson, 75 of Paris, Arkansas passed away on January 23, 2018 in Fort Smith, Arkansas.

She was born on July 9, 1942 in Paris to her parents Wiley and Agnes (Newkirk) Dorrough. She was a homemaker and a member of the Harmony Assembly of God Church in Paris. Norma was devoted to Jesus, was precious and loved by many and took great pride in being a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Wiley and Agnes (Newkirk) Dorrough Sr.; her son, John Paul Nickerson and her sister, Nancy Kaye Webster.

She is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Oscar E. Nickerson Jr. of Paris; her daughter, Sandy Hatcher and husband Stan of Paris; her son, Kenny Nickerson and wife Suzanne of Paris; her two sisters, Alma Gattis and husband Johnny of Huntsville, Alabama and Judy Friddle and husband Joe of Paris; her brother, Wiley Dorrough Jr. and wife Shirley of Russellville; her brother in law, John Webster of Paris; eight grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m., on Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris.

Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m., on Friday, January 26, 2018 at Roller Funeral Home Chapel in Paris officiated by Rev. Tammy Frederick. Burial will follow in Oakwood Cemetery in Paris under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris. Online guestbook at

Pallbearers will be Brett Albright, Andrew Townsend, Coty Hatcher, Trevor DeWitt, Trey DeWitt and Justin Nickerson.

Honorary pallbearers will be Nikki Albright, Tranisa Townsend, Brittany Hayden, Brooke Hatcher and Kenzey Nickerson.