Funeral services for Mrs. Myrtie Elease Hix Barlow, age
88, a resident of Gainesboro, TN, will be held Friday at 11 A.M.
at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow in the Lynn Cemetery in the
Burristown community of Jackson County, TN.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 5-9 P.M.,
Thursday from 9 A.M. – 9 P.M., and Friday from 9 A.M. until
time of services.
Mrs. Barlow passed away on Tuesday, February 26, 2008, at
Mabry Health Care and Rehab Center in Gainesboro, TN.
She was born June 25, 1919, in Jackson County, TN, to the
late Winton and Linnie Jenkins Hix. On August 9, 1944, she
was married to Paul E. Barlow, who survives.
She was a homemaker, and a member of the Burristown
Church of Christ.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 1
Daughter: Frances Louise Barlow; 3 Brothers: Fred, James
and Willie Gray Hix; and 1 Sister: Edna Mae Patino.
Survivors include her Husband: Paul E. Barlow of
Gainesboro, TN; 2 Daughters: Sue Wylie of Livingston, TN,
and Janice Barlow of Gainesboro, TN; 3 Grandchildren:
Dewayne (Patty) Wylie, Michael (Sharon) Wylie, and Stacey
Wylie; 6 Great-Grandchildren: Seth, Nathan, Jessica, Kyle
and Dustin Wylie and Skylar Myrick; 2 Brothers & 2 Sisters-in-
law: Claude (Sue) Hix of Dayton, Ohio, and Boyd (Margaret) Hix
of Mt. Juliet, TN; 1 Sister: Beatrice Harris of Dayton, Ohio; and
1 Special Brother-in-law: James Barlow of Gainesboro, TN.
Other relatives and friends also survive.
Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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