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Nathan Nixon

July 30, 1938 - May 18, 2012

Nathan J. “Jack” Nixon, 73, a lifelong resident of Williamsburg, died Friday, May 18, 2012. He was a member of James River Baptist Church and attended Smith Memorial Baptist Church. He graduated from James Blair High School and was a Pipe-fitter for over 25 years. He was an avid outdoorsman loving hunting and fishing and was a true family man. He was preceded in death by his sister, Annie Newman.

He is survived by:

His wife of 54 years:

Bettie G. Nixon;

3 children:

Nathan Nixon & wife Pam,

Catherine Johnson & husband Thomas,

Aimee Jenkins & husband Andrew;

10 grandchildren:

Norris, Parker, Katie, Rebecca, Anna Catherine, Hayden, Henley, Emma, Mae, and Lily;

a sister:

Jane Marks;

2 brothers:

Axel Nixon and Frank Nixon;

a brother-in-law:

Alfred Newman.

A Memorial service will be held Monday, May 21, 2012 at 11:00am in the Smith Memorial Church with the Rev. Dr. Ron Wade officiating. The family will receive friends Sunday afternoon from 4:00 until 6:00pm at the Bucktrout Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to Smith Memorial Baptist Church Youth Ministry or to the Warhill High School Baseball Team Pressbox Fund

Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Sunday, May 20, 2012


Bucktrout Funeral Home

4124 Ironbound Road
Williamsburg, VA 23188

Memorial Information

Date: Monday, May 21, 2012

Time: 11:00 am


Smith Memorial Baptist Church

Richmond Road
Williamsburg, VA

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