Nigel Fredericks, age 49 of Adrian, departed this life unexpectedly on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at his home. He was born on July 31, 1968 in Chicago, Illinois to Eddie and Vivian (Brown) Fredericks. Nigel was married to Wanda Lebron on March 24, 2013 in Toledo, Ohio. She survives.
Nigel enjoyed being around family and friends and enjoyed kids. He had earned his Bachelor’s Degree from Lake Superior State in Business Administration. Nigel had strong aspirations for physical fitness and had hopes to use his degree to pursue a career in fitness.
In addition to his wife, Wanda of Adrian, he is survived by his grandmother, Louise (DeDe) Smith of Adrian; daughter, Sasha (Alfonso) Fredericks of Georgia; son, Nigel (Jill) Powell of Westland; 2 step-sons, Edgar and Louis Lebron, both of Adrian; 7 grandchildren; three sisters, Octavia (Shereen) Brown, Lolita Fredericks, both of Adrian and Satrice Fredericks of Louisiana; one brother, Isaiah Hollstein of Adrian and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, three uncles, Gene Smith, Roy Smith and Otis Pugh; one aunt, Virginia Smith and cousins, Bert, Zoolaka and Daquan.
Funeral services for Nigel will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, January 26, 2018 at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian. Visitation will also take place on Friday from Noon until the time of the service. Condolences may be given to Nigel’s family online at www.andersonfuneralservices.com. Memorial contributions may be given to the family c/o Nicholas Fredericks to be used to help offset funeral expenses. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Marry Funeral Home, Adrian.