Memorial Services for Mr. Billie H. Hix, 72, of Bloomington
Springs, Tennessee, will be conducted on Friday, October 23,
2015, at 2 P.M. at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home
in Gainesboro, TN. The family has chosen cremation, with
interment of cremains following at the New Hope Cemetery in
the New Hope community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Friday from 10 A.M. until time
He was born June 15 1943, in Jackson County, TN, to the late
Gurstle A. Hix and Beatrice Smith Hix. He was a director for the
Department of the Interior. He served in the U.S. Army during
the Vietnam Conflict. He was the chairman of the Jackson
County Republican Party and helped coordinate campaign
efforts for local, state, and national elections.
In addition to his Parents, he was preceded in death by
Paternal Grandparents : Robert "Mack" and Elizabeth Hall Hix
and Maternal Grandparents: John Quarles Smith and Lola
Survivors include 2 Sons: Hal (Lisa Chrismer) Hix of Canton,
GA and Jonathan Keith Hix of Bloomington Springs, TN; 1
Daughter: Kimberly Ruth (Matthew Hughes) Hix of Newnan, GA;
8 Grandchildren: Brandy Barber, Emily Hix, Rachal Hix, Aya Hix,
Jeffrey Hix, Sophia Hix, Eva Hix, and Isabella Hix; Mother of His
Children: Pamela Ruth Bell; 1 Brother: Bennie (Barbara) Hix of
the Burristown Community of Jackson County, TN; 1 Aunt:
Thelma Ramsey of Goodlettsville, TN. Several cousins and
friends also survive. Special thanks is extended to Jonathan
and Aya for their excellent care.
Memorial donations may be made to the New Hope Cemetery
by contacting the business office of the funeral home.
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