Shawn Alan Nixon

  • Born: February 5, 1973
  • Died: March 3, 2014
  • Location: Sunbright, Tennessee

Schubert Funeral Home Inc

1318 Knoxville Highway
P.O. Box 326
Wartburg, TN 37887

schubertfh@highland.net
Tel. (423) 346-6677

Tribute & Message From The Family


Announcing the passing of life into abundant spiritual life of Shawn Alan Nixon age 41, March 3, 2014 at Methodist Medical Center. He served his country in the Armed Forces during his short but intense life span. He was Born as a Military child in Frankfort Germany Feb 5, 1973. He spent some of his time serving in the ministry of our Lord. Shawn was an ordained Minister and associate Pastor in Elizabethton, TN. Shawn had several photos of cars he painted featured in Hot Wheels Magazine. Succumbing after fighting a battle with a lengthy illness. Leaving behind a legacy of family and friends who loved him.

Son of William Smith Nixon Jr. and Rebecca Ann Young Nixon, Sunbright, Tennessee and the grandson of the late Rev. Roscoe and Violet Virginia Young of the Burrville Community in Morgan County, TN. Wonderful Step-Father: Rev. Edward John Worthley from the Burrville Community

Surviving Shawn are his children; Tonya Nixon, Debbie Nixon, Ben Nixon of Kansas City, MO and John Aaron Nixon.
Brothers and Sisters; Deberah Ann Smith of Hooks, Texas, Christyal Ooten, Jamestown, TN, William Nixon, Breman, GA, Angela Morris, Mooreheaven, FL, Sheila Delk, Jamestown, TN, Tersia Kassaw, Imoklee, FL, Lisa Tagen, Ashland, TN, Niki Thomas Carthrage, TN, Patty Clouse, Clarksville, TN Katherine Snelson, Fairbanks, Alaska, Dawn Thames, St. Petersburg, FL, Robert Worthley, Sunbright, TN, Brenda Worthley, Rogersville, TN,
Kimberly Worthley, Cynthia Worthley, Johnny Worthley, Danny Worthley and Edward James Worthley, all of Elizabethton, TN.
Shawn also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, a special Aunt: Paula Moser Doe Run, GA, Sharon Cox, Elizabethton, TN, Virginia Ooten, Harriman, TN, Special Uncle Owen Young Valle Crucis, NC, Uncle: Harry Cox: Elizabethton, TN, Uncle: Dale Worthley, Elizabethton, TN
Special Friends: Stacy Young and Home Health Nurse: Julie Hawn
Many, many friends and loved ones.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, March 5, 2014 from 12:00 to 2:00PM at Schubert Funeral Home, Wartburg. Funeral Services will follow at 2:00 with Bro. Charles Webb officiating. Interment will be in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Sunbright TN.