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Jan Nix

Obituary Date: Wednesday, December 19, 2018

Jan Nix, 80, of Dawsonville passed away Wednesday December 19, 2018.

Born December 4, 1938 in Columbus, Georgia to the late George and Dorothy Nell Parkman, she lived in Dawsonville for the past 20 years having moved from Stone Mountain.  A homemaker at her death, she worked for many years as a Registered Nurse.  Jan enjoyed cooking, playing cards, reading and she was especially devoted to her grandchildren.  A member of the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville, she was also preceded in death by her husband of 51 years, Neil Brian Nix.

Surviving are her children, Laura and Robert VanLeuven, Cumming, Brian and Jessica Nix, Cumming; grandchildren, Mackenzie VanLeuven, Evan Nix, Jackson Nix; and her pomeranian, Nellie.

Funeral services will be held Friday December 21, 2018 at 11 o’clock at the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville.  Dr. Jim Gaines will officiate.  Interment will follow in Sawnee View Gardens.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 6 until 8 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville, P. O. Box 1358, Dawsonville, GA  30534.

Condolences may be expressed at

Bearden Funeral Home, Dawsonville, GA.

Funeral Date
12/21/2018 at 11:00AM
Funeral Home
Bearden Funeral Home
(706) 265-3159
334 Highway 53 East , Dawsonville 30534