Nathan J Nixon

July 30, 1938 - May 18, 2012
Nathan J Nixon

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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


Monday, May 21, 2012
12:00 AM

Smith Memorial Baptist Church - Directions
Richmond Road
Williamsburg, VA

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  • May 23, 2012
    Lois and Fleming Buck says:
    Bettie, We are so sorry to hear of Jack's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

  • May 21, 2012
    Susan Brown says:
    I am so sorry for your loss. Please know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. Susan Brown

  • June 06, 2012
    Nell & Saint Gwyn says:
    I Just found out about Jack's passing. Bettie Mae our thoughts and prayers go out to you and all your family. Love Nell & saint

  • May 21, 2012
    Robin Calfee Branscome says:
    Nathan & Cathy- I just heard about your father and wanted to express my sympathy. My thoughts are with you and your families. Robin

  • May 20, 2012
    Mike McCarron says:
    Rest in peace Jack , We will miss you.