A memorial service was held at Sunnybrook Estates on Wednesday, April 3, 2013, at 3 p.m. Visitation was at 2 p.m. before the service.
Mrs. Mixon was preceded in death by her husband, Frank E. Mixon of Drew; sister, Beatrice Collins, and brothers, Marvin and Clyde Bennett, all of Winchester, Tenn.
Mrs. Mixon is survived by her daughter, Patty Mixon Temple (Davis) of Bonita Springs, Fla.; son Butch Mixon (Vicki) of Jackson; grandchildren Amy Mixon Burney (Brian) of Richland, Amanda Mixon of Chapel Hill, N.C., Suzanne Temple Prescott (Ryan) of Atlanta, Ga.; and great-grandchildren Gannon Burney, Garrett Burney, and Conner Prescott.
Mrs. Mixon enjoyed a many-decades long career in the insurance business. Devoted to her home and family, she also enjoyed an active social life. Mrs. Mixon enjoyed golf and playing cards with her friends.
A life-long member of the Church of Christ, she was always spiritually inquisitive. Seen as a strong, vital Christian woman, she remained a positive role model throughout her life for her family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Sunnybrook Estates, 248 Locust Lane, Madison, MS 39110.