Mr. Hix died Friday, June 15, 2012, at his residence.
Born Feb. 16, 1957, in Hall County, he was a son of the late Guy Thomas and Inez Lois Loggins Hix.
Mr. Hix was self-employed in the construction industry, and also worked with Habersham Hardware and Watkins Lumber Company for many years. He attended Alto Congregational Holiness Church, and was an avid lover of horseback riding. Mr. Hix was also a volunteer fireman with West Banks and Baldwin volunteer fire departments.
Surviving are his loving wife of 37 years, Brenda P. Hix of the home; daughters, Lisa Hix of Alto, Ashley Hix and Heather Hix, both of Florida; son and daughter-in-law, Rodney and Jennifer Hix of Alto; son, Cory Hix of Florida; sister and brother-in-law, Brenda and Bruce Simmons of Alto; sister, Connie Loudermilk of Cornelia; his pride and joy, grandson, Leland C. Hix of Alto; stepmother, Annette Hix of Alto; and a host of nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
An online guest register is available for the Hix family and may be viewed at mcgaheegriffinandstewart.com.
McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home of Cornelia was in charge of arrangements.
The Northeast Georgian
June 20, 2012