The Enid News and Eagle, Enid, OK

January 18, 2013

Paula (Scott) Ciampi

Published 1-18-13

Enid News and Eagle

ENID, Okla. — Funeral service for Paula (Scott) Ciampi will be 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 19, 2013, at First Assembly of God Church. Rev. Dan Barrick will officiate. Burial will be in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Meno, Okla. Visitation from 5-6:30 p.m. today at the funeral home. Arrangements are under the direction of Ladusau-Evans Funeral Home.

Paula was born Nov. 12, 1948, in Enid, Okla., to Donald L. and Mary A. Schaffer Scott and died Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2013, in Enid.

She was raised in Ringwood, Okla., where she attended school and graduated in 1967. She attended Enid Beauty College.

Paula married Jerry Nichols in 1968. She later married Jim Ciampi on Sept. 11, 1982, in Oklahoma City.

Paula moved to Sonora, Calif., where she worked at JCPenney.

They moved back to Enid in 1992, where she worked at JCPenney in Oakwood Mall.

Paula and Jim opened Big O Tire Shop on Feb. 2, 1998, where she operated until her death.

Paula enjoyed being part of the softball games with her family. She enjoyed being at the race track and helping in all areas. Paula loved the outdoors and loved to travel and shop. Paula always liked to have fun, especially being around her grandkids.

She was a member of First Assembly of God.

Survivors include her husband, Jim of the home; son, Bryan Nichols and wife Shannon of Grand Prairie, Texas; daughter, Tamara Nichols of Enid, Okla.; five grandchildren, Faith, Skylar, Chancellor, Bryce and Blaid; two great-grandchildren, Logan and Leyton; and cousin, Ray Ruth.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Memorials may be made to First Assembly of God, Clean and Clear Foundation.  

Condolences may be made online at www.ladusaue

For those unable to attend the service, you may view the service online at

(Submitted by family)