WATERTOWN – Funeral services have been scheduled for 1 p.m. Friday, December 11 at the Hunter Funeral Home for Mr. Nixon, 79, of Watertown. Born in Smith County to the late Pirl and Eltie Foutch Nixon, he died Dec. 9, 2009 at Cedars Health Care in Lebanon.
A former farmer and construction worker, he was a member of Malone’s Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. Visitation Friday from 10 a.m. until the funeral. Services will be conducted by rev. Mike Gay and Rev. Bill Shaw. Burial at the Hillview Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife Nettie Ann Coutch Nixon and sons Billy Gerald (Brenda) Nixon and Richard Wayne Nixon – all of Watertown. Also surviving are grandchildren Rachel (Jackie) Russell, Jason Nixon and Jeff (Sarah) Nixon and three great grandchildren; sister Pauline Foutch as well as several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Mr. Nixon is preceded in death by siblings George Nixon, Virginia Starnes and Henry Ellis.
Arrangements by Hunter Funeral Home, Watertown.