Nicky Lane Witt, 60, passed away suddenly on Jan. 27, 2020, at Sweetwater Hospital.

He was preceded in death by: his parents, Ivan and Beulah (Pib) Witt.

He is survived by: his wife, Melissa Harrill Witt;

Her sons, Logan Crowder, and Cody McDaniel;

His sons, Nicky Witt Jr., and Joshua Witt;

Grandchildren, Rhilynn and Madilynn Witt, and Chloe Smith;

Three brothers, Malcom Witt (Shenia), Alan Witt, and Stanley Witt (Shaq);

Two sisters, Sharon Smith (A.J.), and Sheila Irons.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

You are encouraged to share a memory of Nicky and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial webpage and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home of Athens is

honored to assist his family with these arrangements.