In Loving Memory
October 15, 1928 – July 6, 2018
Billie Jean Addy Nix, 89, of Fairhope, passed away on Friday, July 6, 2018 with her loving family by her side. She was born in Union, MS on October 15, 1928 to James E. and Floy Addy. She met the love of her life, Addison Nix and they married in 1948 and moved to Mobile in 1952. They were members of Fulton Road Baptist Church in Mobile for over forty five years where Addison served as a deacon. Billie moved to Fairhope in 2013 to be near her son, Barry and his wife, Donna and became a member of Barnwell Baptist Church. She loved her family, her church, visiting friends and working in her yard. After a brief illness, she joined her loved ones in heaven and is now praising her Savior Jesus Christ, with them face to face. She is predeceased by her husband, Addison Nix, son, Terry Nix and great grandson, Harrison Michael Pace.
She is survived by her son, Barry (Donna) Nix; her three grandchildren, Joshua Nix, Thomas Kyle Nix and Kristopher Nix; three great grandchildren, Addison Michelle Nix, Ava Elyse Nix and Whitten Dee Nix.
Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm, Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at Barnwell Baptist Church, 7920 US-98 ALT, Fairhope, AL 36532. The family will receive friends beginning at 1:00pm until service time. Interment will follow in Pine Crest Cemetery, 1939 Dauphin Island Parkway, Mobile, AL, 36605. Officiating will be Bro. Adam Pate, Bro. Bob Tucker and Bro. Jerry Caylor. Music will be shared by Bro. Gene Kerr and Bro. Art Burroughs will preside at the graveside. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial donations be made to Barnwell Baptist Church. Expressions of condolence may be offered at www.hughesfh.com. Arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory, 7951 American Way, Daphne, AL, 36526.