In 2022, Ophelia Nichols is still married to her husband Derick Nichols.
TikTok star Ophelia Nichols widely known as Mama Tot recently went on the platform to share tragic news about the death of her son Randon Lee. However, the heartbreaking part of her post was, that she was pleading with her 7 million followers for the lead regarding her son’s murder. On the night before Randon’s 19th birthday, he was shot and killed in Prichard, Alabama.
Randon was shot at the Exxon on St. Stephens Road. He then drove across the street near the Energizer gas station where he died from his injuries.
“I have this hatred in my heart that I don’t recognize,” Ophelia Nichols said in a video. “Because I’ve never felt hate for anybody.” She added, “I have never asked y’all for anything, but I need your help with this. He was just 18 years old. That’s the best part of somebody’s life, and I know they’re out there in my town. They’re out there”.
“People talk. People talk, so I wanted that video to be seen because the person who did this to my son could see what he did to our family. He took my son from me. My son,” Ophelia said.
She added further, “I spoke to him yesterday morning around 10 to tell him I had his money for his birthday. He was looking forward to it. Just hanging out with his friends and girlfriend. His family was his life”.
It has been general knowledge among her followers that Ophelia was married to her husband Derick Nichols. But, was Derick Randon Lee’s father? How long have Derick and Ophelia been married? We attempt to answer all these questions below in this article.
Along with that, we cover Derick Nichol’s age, job, and social media reach.
Meet Ophelia Nichols Husband, Derick Nichols
Derick Nichols is the current and second husband of Derick Nichols. On several ocassions, she dubbed Derick as the “love of her life”.
Ophelian, in her recent Q&A from May 2022, shared that she was married to Derick for more than 12 years. According to the Q&A, Derick was in his early ’20s when they met.
In mid-December 2021, Ophelia gave a glimpse of their marriage and posted it on Instagram. She captioned, “My family. I am so beyond blessed to have these beautiful children that I am so very proud of. Can’t wait to see what their future looks like. To my husband, thank you. Thank you for stepping into he an amazing Dad to them when they needed it the most. Almost 16 yrs now. I love you”.
On 13 March 2022, the couple celebrated their 12 wedding anniversary and 16 years together. But, their marriage wasn’t without problems. Ophelia shared that they had terrible moments but from 2018 to 2022 were the best years of their marriage. Both of them worked together to save their marriage and came victorious on the other side.
Is Derick Nichols Randon Lee’s Father?
No, Derick Nichols is not the biological father of Randon Lee. A week before Randon’s death, Ophelia boasted about Derick being a great step-father. She wrote, “Happy Father’s Day to “Papatot”! I didn’t name him that, y’all did but he accepts. He’s a great stepdad to my 4 kiddos. We thank him”.
Moreover, Ophelia also shared during the Q&A that she is close with Derick’s family and she loves them dearly. She added that Derick’s parents are amazing grandparents to her children. She also stated that Ophelia and Derick don’t have any children of their own.
Ophelia shared her reason for not having any children as she was already married and had 4 children, and they didn’t get a chance to have any more children.
Talking about his biological father, Randon Lee was born to Randy Lee.
Randy is a native of Eight Mile, Alabama, and currently residing in Chunchula, Alabama with his wife. Randy separated from Ophelia Nichols before 2005. He remarried on 25 July 2005 and has been happily married ever since.
Randy and Ophelia likely shared only three children including Randon. They are the biological parents of a son named Colin Lee and a daughter named Baige Lee. Meanwhile, their son Gibson Phillips is from Ophelia’s previous relationship. She was a teen mom when she had him which likely got her kicked out of her mother’s house.
Sadly, the three children lost their father Randy jo Lee on 12 May 2019 at the age of 38. Randy was born on 20 July 1980. Randy was born to his father Gene Ronald Lee (Ronnie) and he had two siblings, Shellie Lee and Lonnie Dale Lee.
Both Gibson and Colin, and their sister Baige graduated from Mary G Montgomery High School. Meanwhile, Baige also attended Bishop State Community College. She is currently working at Pulmonary Associates of Mobile.
Derick Nichols Age
Born in the autumn of 1985, Derick Nichols is 36 years old as of 2022. He celebrates his birthday in September.
Derick Nichols Job
Derick Nichols is the owner/operator/trucker of the trucking business. He is the founder of Nichols Transport LLC which he incorporated on 18 February 2022. His business is currently based in Wilmer, Alabama.
Other than the trucking business, Derick is also a no-prep street racer. But instead of cars, he does his racing on motorcycles. You can check out some of his races on his TikTok.
Is Derick Nichols On Instagram And Facebook?
Where Is Derick Nichols From?
Derick Nichols hailed from Mobile, Alabama.
How Tall Is Derick Nichols?
Derick Nichol’s height measures under 5’8”.