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Judith (Cannon) Nix

June 17, 1945 ~ August 10, 2019 (age 74)


Judith (Judy) Cannon Nix, 74, of Tiger, passed on August 10, 2019 with her family at her side.


Judy was born in Clayton, Ga the daughter of the late Robert Cannon and the late Edith Elliott Cannon. She graduated from Rabun County High School and married John Douglas Nix. Judy worked as a Certified Pharmacy Tech for many years where she retired from CVS Pharmacy. She was a master seamstress, crafting many wedding dresses, prom dresses, casual and business attire over many years for friends and family. Judy was also an outstanding gardener, her home landscaped with many beautiful flowers, most of which began with a single bulb or cutting and flourished under her masterful touch and were then shared with family and friends.  She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother.


In addition to her parents Judy was preceded by one sister, Elaine Cannon Barton.


Judy is survived by her loving husband, John Douglas Nix; two sons, Tim Nix of Tiger, GA, Christopher Nix of Flowery Branch, GA; one daughter, Cynthia N. Brooks of Jessup, GA; four grandchildren, Alexandria Brooks, Kodi Nix, Elizabeth Nix, Abigail Nix; one great-grandchild Johnathan Nix, a number of nieces and nephews also survive.


The family will have a graveside service10:00 AM on Wednesday August 14, 2019 at The Head of Tennessee Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. James Turpen officiating.


The family asks in lieu of flowers that donations be made to the Sid Weber Memorial cancer Fund PO Box 485 Rabun Gap, GA 30568 in memory of Judy Nix.      


Beck Funeral Home, in Clayton, Georgia, is in charge of the arrangements. If there are any questions, please call 706-782-9599. An online Memorial Register Book is available at

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Graveside Service
August 14, 2019

10:00 AM
Tennessee Baptist Church Cemetery


Sid Weber Memorial Cancer Fund
PO Box 485, Rabun Gap GA 30568
Tel: 1-706-746-3350

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