Obituaries 8-6-19

Roy Lee Hix

Roy Lee Hix, 78, of Gainesboro passed away July 29 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. Funeral services were held Aug. 1 at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home with Bro. Chris Ramsey and Bro. Dan Huffines. Interment followed in the John L. Clark Memorial Cemetery in the Stone community.

He was born April 25, 1941 in Gainesboro. He worked as the manager of the Jackson County Co-Op for 18 years and was a member of the Free State Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by parents, Willard Hix and Jewell Jenkins Hix; brothers, Jack Hix, Sr. and Joe Hix; and a special niece, Jo Helen Wright.

Surviving relatives include: wife, Betty Ruth Hix of Gainesboro; sisters in law, Mary Helen Wright of Cookeville and Judy Hix of Hendersonville; and several nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.



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