Beth M. Nickerson of Cross Plains, Tennessee, passed away Friday, May 21, 2010 in Nashville, Tennessee. Beth was born April 8, 1950 in Plainwell to Carmen and Eloise (Henry) Julien. She was a hard worker and had been employed for 34 years at Allegan Metal Finishing as a supervisor. Beth loved her family, especially her grandchildren. In her leisure time she enjoyed camping. On March 30, 2001, Beth married Scott Nickerson, who survives. Also surviving are her daughter, Jodi (Mike) Mannon of Cross Plains, TN; her son, Ron (Brenda) Sutherland of Allegan; 6 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; her mother, Eloise Morris of Allegan; two brothers, Ron (Cheryl) Julien of Vero Beach, FL and Bud Smith of Otsego; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father; her sister, Carmen Watson; and her brother in law, Dean Watson. Beth’s family will receive friends from 6 to 8 P.M. Tuesday at the Winkel Funeral Home, Otsego where services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Wednesday, funeral celebrant Bill Rose officiating. Burial will follow at Mallory Cemetery, Allegan. Contributions in memory of Beth may be made to the American Cancer Society.