In Loving Memory

Tonya W. Nuckolls

December 31, 1959 - January 6, 2019


Tonya Williams Nuckolls, a native of Mobile and resident of Daphne, went home to be with her Lord at her home, surrounded by her family on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the age of 59.

Tonya was a dedicated employee for many years at J&J Furniture and for 8 ½ years at Tameron Honda.  She was a member of Church of His Presence and loved her church family dearly.  Always happy, and very outgoing, Tonya was blessed with many wonderful friends.  Tonya loved to shop and enjoyed a bowl of Blue Bell vanilla ice-cream every chance she got.  She had a special love for her sisters and they had a very special bond.  Tonya adored her family, and they adored her too.  She will be greatly missed by all who knew her.

Preceding her in death are her mother, Peggy McCann Mobley.

She is survived by her loving husband of 21 years, Michael Nuckolls; her son, Christopher Michael Nuckolls of Daphne,  and her step-daughter, Charity Carnes (John) of Pensacola;  her father and step-mother, Walter Eugene Williams (Glenda);  grandchildren, Jonathon Carnes and Grace Carnes of Pensacola;  her sisters, Donna Mobley Shirah (Bryan) of Dothan, and Jennifer Mobley Barkley of Mobile, Suzy Roche of Australia, and Toni Sano of California; her brother Jeff Williams of South Carolina and her brother-in-law, Stuart Nuckolls (Shirley); three sisters-in-law,  Cheryl Baker (Ed), Pamela Richards (Steve) and Yvonne Davison, all of Hannahan, South Carolina; along with many other relatives and friends.

A celebration of Tonya’s life will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 at 11:30 AM at Church of His Presence, 24142 Highway 181, Daphne, AL.  The family will receive friends for a time before the service beginning at 10 AM.

Expressions of condolence for the family may be made at  Arrangements by Hughes Funeral Home, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL 36526.

The family wishes to thank Blue Bell Creameries for their gracious donation of ice cream and fulfilling one of Tonya’s last requests.


  1. Dom & Jonnie Perrotta

    What a long, hard battle Tonya fought. She’s at peace now. We love you all.


    she is now in a much better place. with no more pain or suffering. GOD WILL TAKE CARE OF HER UNTIL WE MEET HER AGAIN ON HEAVENS SHORE.

  3. Frances Peterson

    Mike, Our prayers are with you and your family at this very difficult time. I rejoice knowing she was a true believer!
    Tommie and Frances Peterson

  4. Donna Leonard

    I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of Tonya, She was such a sweet and fun person in high school. I am so regretful for not having gotten with her for a visit since I moved back home few years ago. My condolences to all the family.

  5. Ann Mott

    Am so sorry for your loss. I prayed for Gods will to be done.

  6. Ray kish

    We are so sorry and are excited she is with the Lord. We will pray for the family

  7. Manuel Gutiérrez

    Wonderful person, strong in her faith, we gonna miss you!!! We know you are with Jesus!!! Enjoying His presence and His peace. I pray that God will give peace and the awareness of His presence!!!

  8. Manuel Gutiérrez

    She was a wonderful person, strong woman in the faith, a loving wife and loving mother. We are going to miss her but we know she is with Jesus in heaven. I pray that the peace that surpasses understanding be with you and your family. That the awareness of His presence would comfort you in this time of mourning. Isaiah 43

  9. Leigh Green Quinnelly

    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of Tonya. We went to high school together and I remember her as being a very sweet person. My prayers are with you all at this time.

  10. Irma Mesenberg

    The Tonya I remember from high school was always so sweet and always had the best smile. May you rest in peace in the arms of Jesus.

  11. Robin Schnell Turner

    I am so sorry to hear the news. Tonya was a great friend from high school. My prayers go out to the family.


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