DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Daniel Newton Nix, 55, of Neals Mill Road. entered into rest July 20, 2002, at the V. A. Medical Center in Tampa, Fla., He was the beloved husband of Teresa Graves Nix. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, July 26, 2002, at the Beggs Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Mark Minus officiating. Interment will follow in Savannah Valley Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be nephews and sons-in-law. Mr. Nix was a native of Loudon County, Tenn. and had lived in Madison, before moving to Thomson, two years ago. He had also served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and received a Purple Heart. Survivors include his wife, Teresa Nix, Dearing; five sons, Daniel Nix Jr., Dearing, Michael Nix, Madison, Chris Nix, Thomson; and Brandon Nix, Thomson, six daughters, Karen Godby, Madison, Christy Nix, Stockbridge, Michelle Pace, Madison, Jennifer Nix, Thomson, Amy Campbell, Madison, and Carrie Nix, Dearing, one brother Sam Nix, Loudon, Tenn., five sisters, Maxine Brewster, Loudon, Betty Wright, Lenoir, Tenn., Janice Myers, Sweetwater, Tenn., Helen Gaddis, Loudon, Tenn., Louise Beason, Snellville; and 15 grandchildren. The family will receive friends form 7 to 9 p.m., Thursday at the funeral home. Beggs Funeral Home 799 Cobbham Rd. Thomson, Ga. 706-595-4100.
The Augusta Chronicle July 24, 2002