Mr. Kenneth Nixon, age 79 of Winnsboro, passed away on Saturday, September 10th, 2016 in Winnsboro. He was born on July 9th, 1937 in Ingleside, TX, to the late William Nixon and Jessie Flinn Nixon. He was retired from Pioneer Chemical Company and the U.S. Postal Service.
Mr. Nixon was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Laverne Griffin.
He is survived by, sons, Kenneth Dean Nixon of Garland and Christopher Hollis Nixon of Winnsboro; daughters, Kristie Doreen Langley of Winnsboro, Diana Joyce Wright of Dallas, Hanah Noel Breck Moore of Winnsboro, Hailee Nicole Nixon of Winnsboro; brothers, Don Loyd Nixon of Dallas, Charles Ray Nixon of Rockport; sisters, Charleen Clinton of Houston and Lela Mae Cassells of Dallas; nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 14th, 2016 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Beaty Funeral Home-Winnsboro 816 W. Broadway Winnsboro, TX 75494. Funeral Services will be held on Thursday, September 15th, 2016 at Beaty Funeral Home-Winnsboro 816 W. Broadway Winnsboro, TX 75494 at 2:00 pm, with Rev. Perry Shirley conducting, interment will follow at Sharon Cemetery in Winnsboro, with Shane, Jarret, Clint, Colby, Matt, Hunter serving as pallbearers.