Sally Nihiser

Sally Nihiser

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. – Sally Jo Nihiser passed away at 1:50 p.m. Monday (April 17, 2017) at Memorial Hospital in Chattanooga, Tenn.

The APA lost a beloved friend and proud member this week. Sally was a well-loved friend to all. She was a member of ABATE of Florida and the APA Pool League.

She loved spending time with her family and shared pictures and stories of them with whomever she met. Her second love was playing pool with her friends at Rob's in Red Bank. She was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church.

Sally Jo (Rose) Nihiser was born May 10, 1943, to the late Robert and Mary Rose in Decatur, Ill.

She is survived by a sister, Joyce Bolyard of Decatur; four children, Tony (Laura) Nihiser of Hixson, Tenn., Rick (Pam) Nihiser of Ellisville, Mo., Shelley (Chris) Fogtman of Dunlap, Tenn., and Robin (Jerommie) Nihiser-Smith of Orlando, Fla. She was blessed with nine grandchildren, Nick and Rachel Nihiser, Ashley Morawitz, Bailey Meltabarger, Callie Thayer, Brandon and Samantha Kelly and Raegann and Sidnie Smith; and two great-grandchildren.

The visitation was 9 to 11 a.m. with the funeral immediately following on Thursday, April 20, 2017, at Turner Funeral Home, Highway 58 Chapel at 3913 Webb Road, Chattanooga, Tenn. Interment took place after the funeral service in the Hamilton County Memorial Park, Soddy-Daisy, Tenn.

You may share your memories at Arrangements are by Turner Funeral Home Inc., Highway 58 Chapel (423-622-3171).