Joshua Thomas Nix, was born on September 12, 2015, at 11:03 am. He passed peacefully from the arms of his loving parents into his Heavenly Father’s arms the same day.
Baby Joshua is survived by his loving parents, Andy and Bethany Nix, and big sister, Camille Nix, of Gainesville. He is the answer to all of their prayers, and they waited for his birth with joyful expectation. During Joshua’s brief life on earth, he was surrounded by prayer, family, and friends until he was called to Heaven. He was loved by all who met him, and even by those who never had the chance to meet him—Joshua was a strong and courageous warrior for God who touched many lives in too brief a time.
Joshua was preceded in death by his grandfather, Tommy McTee (Rocky Face, GA), great grandparents, Howard& Juana McTee (New Orleans, LA); Ray & Patricia Nix (Oakwood, GA) and Jesse and Eddith Wallis (Gainesville, GA); and great uncle Eddie Nix (Oakwood, GA).
Joshua is loved and survived by his grandparents Chris & Sandra Nix of Gainesville, grandmother Jan McTee (Rocky Face, GA), great grandparents, James & Alwilda Shepherd, also of Rocky Face. Uncles and Aunts: Eli & Betsy McTee (Nashville, TN); Jeremy& Alesha Nix (Gainesville, GA); Charlie & Rachel Nix (Buford); cousins: Abigail & Caroline Nix (Buford) Lennox & Holt McTee (Nashville, TN) and a several great aunts, uncles, and cousins.
A graveside service is planned for Thursday, September 17 at 3:30 pm at Memorial Park Cemetery, with visitation from 6:00-8:00 at Little & Davenport Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the Nix family asks that donations be made in Joshua’s memory to Rock Goodbye Angel at PO Box 7000, Gainesville, GA 30504
Those wishing to send online condolences to the family may do so at littledavenport.com
Little & Davenport Funeral Home and Crematory, 355 Dawsonville Highway, SW, Gainesville, Ga. 30501 is in charge of arrangements