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Jan Nix

Jan Nix, 80, of Dawsonville, died Dec. 19, 2018.

Born Dec. 4, 1938 in Columbus to the late George and Dorothy Nell Parkman, she lived in Dawsonville for the past 20 years having moved from Stone Mountain. 

A homemaker at her death, she worked for many years as a Registered Nurse.  Jan enjoyed cooking, playing cards, reading and she was especially devoted to her grandchildren.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville.

Her husband of 51 years, Neil Brian Nix, preceded her in death.

Survivors include her children, Laura and Robert VanLeuven of Cumming, Brian and Jessica Nix of Cumming; grandchildren, Mackenzie VanLeuven, Evan Nix, Jackson Nix; her Pomeranian, Nellie; various other relatives also survive.

Funeral services were held at 11 a.m. Dec. 21 at the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville with Dr. Jim Gaines officiating.  Interment followed in Sawnee View Gardens.

The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Dec. 20 at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Baptist Church of Dawsonville, P. O. Box 1358, Dawsonville, Ga. 30534.

Bearden Funeral Home of Dawsonville was in charge of the arrangements.