Helen Ann Nix, 74, of Cumming, died Jan. 18, 2013. She was a lifelong resident of the area and a member of Harmony Grove Baptist Church where she sang in the choir and attended the women's Sunday school class.
Her husband, the Rev. J.C. Nix; parents, C.E. and Sarah Jones; sisters, Isabelle Jackson, Ora Peckham, Flossie Jones; brothers, Richard Jones, Gene Jones, Floyd Jones, Hoyt Jones, James Jones; father and mother-in-law, Chess and Lula Nix; and brother-in-law, Raymond Bennett, preceded her in death.
Survivors include her children, Dennis and Denise Cantrell, Marvin and Donna Nix, Paula Atkins, Larry and Brenda Swanson, Donnie and Marla Nix; grandchildren, Brandon and Emily Cantrell, William and Shannon Grindle, Matt and Abbey Gilbert, Brett Nix, Taylor Atkins and fiancé Haley Bruce, Alan Atkins, Patrick Atkins, Mallory Swanson, Macy Porter, Mary and Hulon Andrews; sister, Mattie Park; brothers and sisters-in-law, Edwin and Barbara Jones, J.C. and Mary Jones, Loyd and Marie Jones, Boyd and Kathleen Jones, Herman and Edna Jones; brothers, Charles Jones, Harold Jones; sisters-in-law, Janelle Jones, Diane Jones, Louise Bennett; caregivers, Sue Hamby and Sue Bogar; various other relatives also survive.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Jan. 21 at Harmony Grove Baptist Church with the Revs. Gerald Blackburn, Craig Richard and Danny Bennett officiating. Interment followed at Sawnee View Memorial Gardens.
Ingram Funeral Home and Crematory of Cumming was in charge of the arrangements.