Obituaries for Thurs., Dec. 22, 2011

Published 12:00 am Thursday, December 22, 2011


Bobby Jack Nixon, 72, of Red Level, passed away Wed., Dec. 21, 2011.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Fri., Dec. 23, at Keahey Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow in Pigeon Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with the Rev. Thomas Mayberry officiating. The family will receive friends at Keahey Funeral Home tonight from 6 to 8.

Survivors include his wife, Glenda Nixon; sons, Bobby Randall (Jennifer) Nixon, all of Red Level, Ander Durell (Rhonda) Nixon of Gantt and William Thomas (Michele) Nixon of Andalusia; daughter, Glenda Marie Ward; sisters, Mary Frances (Gary) Faust and Recie Joyce Walker, all of Red Level; several grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Serving as pallbearers will be Colt Nixon, B.J. Nixon, Slick Nixon, Shane Nixon, Garrett Ward and Drew Nixon.

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Patricia Donaldson Kennedy, 67, of Andalusia, died Tues., Dec. 20, 2011, at her residence.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Fri., Dec. 23, at the First Baptist Church with Dr. Fred Karthaus officiating and burial following in Andalusia Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:30 – 7:30 tonight at Foreman Funeral Home and at the church 30 minutes prior to services.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry D. Kennedy of Andalusia; daughters and sons-in-law, Missy and Corky Chandler of Killen, Ala., and Kim and Casey Thompson; her son and daughter-in-law, Matthew and Nichole Kennedy, all of Andalusia; grandchildren, Clinton Chandler, Morgan Chandler, Stinson Thompson, Kennedy Thompson, Coleman Thompson, Everett Thompson, Parker Kennedy and Paisley Kennedy; and parents, A. W. and Lucile Donaldson of Andalusia.

Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Covenant Hospice, 2001 North Palafox, Pensacola, FL 32501

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