• Julie Byrd Nixon

    Funeral services for Mrs. Nixon will be at Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018 1 p.m. at Hunter Funeral Home with Brother Roger McCann officiating. Visitation will be Saturday from 2-8 p.m. and Sunday from 10 a.m. until the service time. Pallbearers will be Mike and Patrick Byrd, Randy Lamberson, Joel Taylor, Matt Shahan and Josh Tate. Interment will follow the services in Mount Holly Cemetery in Smithville.

    Mrs. Nixon, age 58, of Watertown, died Thursday morning, Dec. 6, 2018.

    Born March 3, 1960, she was the daughter of the late Martin A. Byrd II and Norma Jean Harrison Byrd.

    Julie is survived by her husband, Rickey C. Nixon, of Watertown; children, Tracy (Joel) Taylor, of Watertown, Alora Nixon, of Adams, Chasity Taylor, of Wayland, Kentucky, Natasha (Benny) Slone, of Freeburn, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; brothers and sisters, Joan (Patrick) Coode, of Nashville, Mike (Brenda) Byrd, Sandy (Ronnie) Hobbs, Patrick Byrd, all of Mt. Juliet, John (Ginger) Byrd, of Smithville; nine nieces and nephews; and 14 great-nieces and great-nephews.

    Hunter Funeral Home in Watertown is in charge of arrangements, 615-237-9318, hunterfuneral.com.

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