Funeral services for Mr. Donnie W. Hix, 54, of the Dudneys
Hill community of Jackson County, Tennessee, will be held at 2
P.M. on Friday, June 17, at Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in the Pharris Cemetery in the McCoinsville
community of Jackson County.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 10 A.M. –
9 P.M., and Friday from 10 A.M. until time of services at Upper
Cumberland Funeral Home.
Mr. Hix passed away on Wednesday, June 15, 2005, at the
Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville, TN.
He was born November 27, 1950, in Jackson County to Nellie
Marie Hix and the late Junior Hix. On August 10, 1970, he
was married to Betty S. Hix, who survives.
Mr. Hix was an electrician and worked for Lakeland Electric. He
served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam era, and was a
member of the Dudney’s Hill Church of Christ.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his
Maternal Grandparents: Bill & Martha Jane Heady; and his
Paternal Grandparents: Kirk & Mollie Hix.
Survivors include his wife: Betty S. Hix of Gainesboro, TN; 2
Sons & 1 Daughter-in-Law: Tony W. Hix & Special Friend
Chasity Barlow, of Gainesboro, TN, and Kelly B. & Christy Hix of
Gainesboro, TN; his mother: Nellie Marie Hix of Gainesboro,
TN; 2 Sisters and Brothers-in-Law: Linda Jane & Tony S.
Maberry of Gainesboro, TN, and Jackie M. & Dennis Smith of
Cookeville, TN; 2 Special Children: Blaise Barlow & Kinsey
Barlow; 2 Nieces: Lindsey Smith & Taylor Maberry; and 1
Nephew: Connor Smith.
Bro. Earl Brazle, Jr. & Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the
Memorial donations may be made to the family of Mr. Donnie
W. Hix by contacting Upper Cumberland Funeral Home.
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