Funeral   services   for  Mr. Ray O. Hix,  91,   of   Gainesboro,
Tennessee, will be held at 10:30 A.M. on Saturday,  September
27,  2014,  at  Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral Home  in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial  will  follow  in  the Rob Draper Memorial
Cemetery in the Stone community of Jackson County, TN.

 The  family  will  receive  friends  on  Friday  from  5  P.M. –  8
P.M., and Saturday from 9:30 A.M. until time of services.

 He passed away on Wednesday, September 24, 2014, at  his
residence in the Flynns Lick community.
    
 He was born December 21, 1922, in Jackson County, TN,    to
the late Winton L. Hix and Zula Odum Hix. On April 30, 1946, he
was  married  to  Margaret Haile Hix,  who  survives.   He  was  a
farmer and former owner of Hix Brothers Tractor Service.

 He   was  a  member  of  the  Flynns  Creek  Church of Christ,
where  he  served  as  an  Elder  for  over  50  years. He was  a
graduate   of   Jackson  County  High  School,   and   an   active
member of the Black Angus Cattle Association and the  Jackson
County Cattleman's Association.

 In  addition  to  his  parents, he  was  preceded in death  by  1
Brother: Alvin A. Hix.

 Survivors    include    his    Wife:    Margaret   Haile   Hix      of
Gainesboro,  TN;  1  Daughter:  Cathey   Hix  (Gerry) Brown   of
Parker, CO; 1 Granddaughter:  Jessica Brown (Malcolm) Young
of Arvada, CO;  and  3  Sisters: Violet Loftis  of  Cookeville,  TN,
Frances  Shelby  of  Madison,   TN,  and  Mattie Lou Hunter   of
Madison, TN. Several nieces and nephews also survive.

 Bro. Mike Fox will officiate at the services.

 In lieu of flowers, memorial donations  may  be  made   to   the
Alzheimer's Association by contacting the funeral home.
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