The Times West Virginian

Obituaries

January 22, 2014

Haymond Nixon

Mr. Haymond Clelland Nixon, 88 years of age, of Route 2, Shinnston, died Monday (Jan. 20, 2014), at his residence.

He was born Feb. 13, 1925, in Boothsville, the son of the late Roy S. and Pearl Clelland Nixon. He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Brown Nixon, on Oct. 14, 2010.

Haymond is survived by stepson, Roger Brown and his wife Barbara; two grandchildren, Bryan Brown of Gloucester, Va., and Tonya Hicks and her husband Tony of Elizabeth; three great-grandchildren, Samantha and Meadow Hicks and Jolene Brown; two nephews, Edward Nixon and Gordon Coughlin; and three nieces, Linda Federspiel, Dalene Brown and Jean Oldham. He was also preceded in death by a brother, E. Vernon Nixon; a sister, Katherine Coughlin; and a nephew, Steven Coughlin.

He was a lifelong resident of the Boothsville community and was baptized July 3, 1939, in Booths Creek. He served his country in the United States Army for 23 and half years and then the National Guard until his retirement at the age of 60. He was a member of the American Legion, Post No. 31 in Shinnston and the Moose Lodge No. 52 of Clarksburg.

Haymond and his wife Catherine owned and operated Nixon Mobile Home Park. They enjoyed taking their motor home and traveling to many destinations and being members of the Boothsville Baptist Church.

Psalm 37:37, Mark the perfect man, and behold the upright: for the end of that man is peace.

Friends will be received at the Ford Funeral Home, 215 East Main St., Bridgeport, on Thursday, from 2 to 8 p.m. The funeral service will be celebrated in the funeral home on Friday, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Michael Richards and Rev. Gerald Nuzum presiding. The interment will follow in the West Virginia National Cemetery, Pruntytown. The West Virginia National Guard Honor Guard and the Harrison County Honor Guard will provide full military rites.

Condolences may be extended to the family at www.fordfuneralhomes.com.

The Nixon family has entrusted the care and arrangements to the Ford Funeral Home, 215 East Main St., Bridgeport.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • Delma Jean Jones

    Delma Jean “Granny” Jones, 84, of Flat Run, Mannington, went to be with our heavenly Father on July 21, 2014. She was born Oct. 27, 1929. She resided with her daughter and son-in-law, Alice Faye and Roger Efaw of Flat Run, Mannington.

    July 23, 2014

  • Essie Mae Looman

    Essie Mae Barnes Looman, 99, of St. Clairsville, Ohio, formerly of Shinnston, died Sunday (July 20, 2014) at Forest Hill Care Center in St. Clairsville.

    July 23, 2014

  • Joseph M. Laufer

    Joseph M. Laufer passed away on Saturday (July 19, 2014), surrounded by his loving wife and four children. He was 79 years old.

    July 22, 2014

  • OBIT-Towns.jpg Scott Allan Towns

    Scott Allan Towns, 47, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (July 20, 2014) in his home under Hospice Care, after a valiant four-year battle with cancer. He was born in Fairmont on Aug. 27, 1966, a son of his loving parents, Johnie W. Towns of Cassville and Elizabeth Ann Bright Towns of Rivesville.

    July 22, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Towns.jpg Scott Towns

    Scott Allan Towns, 47, of Fairmont, passed from this life Sunday (July 20, 2014) in his home under Hospice Care, after a valiant four-year battle with cancer. He was born in Fairmont on Aug. 27, 1966, a son of Johnie W. Towns of Cassville and Elizabeth Ann Bright Towns of Rivesville and his stepmother Brenda Towns.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Weston, Harold.jpg Harold “Wolfman” Weston

    Harold Lawrence “Wolfman” Weston, 78, of Fairmont, departed this life on Tuesday (July 15, 2014) at Meadowview Manor nursing facility in Bridgeport.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • OBIT-Miller.jpg Don Miller

    Don Edward Miller, 72, of Flemington, passed away Saturday (July 19, 2014) at his residence surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 1, 1942, in Grafton, a son of the late Edward and Margaret Eileen Sloan Miller.

    July 21, 2014 1 Photo

  • Francis Vernon Mallonee

    Francis Vernon Mallonee, 86, of Palm Harbor, Florida, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, surrounded by all of his children.

    July 20, 2014

  • Mark Reeves

    Mark Camden Reeves, 57, of Bryden Rd., Columbus, Ohio, passed away Friday afternoon (July 18, 2014) in Grant Medical Center in Columbus Ohio. 

    July 20, 2014

  • Harold ‘Wolfman’ Weston

    Harold Lawrence “Wolfman” Weston, 78, of Fairmont, departed this life at Meadowview Manor nursing facility in Bridgeport.
    He was born April 26, 1936, in Newport, Rhode Island, the son of the late Virginia Weston Johnson.

    July 20, 2014

House Ads
Featured Ads