Doris Gail Nix, 65, of Jasper, passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 31, 2018, at her residence.
Family will receive friends on Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018, from noon to 2 p.m., at Kilgore-Green Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow in the Kilgore-Green Chapel at 2 p.m., with burial at Pleasant Grove Baptist Cemetery in Fayette County. Charles Kitchens will officiate.
Gail was a kind, loving person. She had worked for Drummond Coal Co. for 43 years. She loved to be outside in the yard and garden. She loved to watch the Auburn Tigers play football. A big fan “War Eagle”.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Eldon Nix and Bessie Mae Pike-Nix; grandparents, John and Ida Elizabeth Pike and Marvin and Ruby Nix; and many precious aunts and uncles who she dearly loved.
She is survived by her sister, Glenda Nix Sandlin (Roger); niece, Tracy Nix-Garner (Chad); nephew, Ryan Sandlin; great nieces, Jessica Hunt (Kenny) and Ravyn Sandlin; great nephews, Jordan Davis, Sebastian Garner and Brad Lee Sandlin; special aunt, Faye Pike Martin; her extended family, Rita Edwards, Donna Anderson, Dorothy and Faye Earnest; her fur baby, “Jasper” the cat; and a host of loved family and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Susan G. Komen North Central Alabama, 1909 27th Avenue S., Homewood, Alabama 35209.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Tommy Pike, Ted Mitchell and Brad Lee Sandlin.
Pallbearers will be Jordan Davis, Sebastian Garner, Chad Garner, Kenny Hunt, Ryan Sandlin and Shane Head.
Kilgore-Green Funeral Home, Jasper; (205) 384-5533