Mrs. Martha Evelyn Nix, 65, of Chatsworth, departed this life Wednesday, March 27, 2013, at Hamilton Medical Center.
Evelyn was born May 1, 1947, in Franklin, N.C.
She was preceded in death by her father, Willis Roy Tillison.
She is survived by her husband of 44 years, Malcolm Franklin Nix of Chatsworth; sons and daughter-in-law, Malcolm Jr. and Fonda Nix of Clemmons, N.C., Ron Nix of Eugene, Ore.; mother and stepfather, Ann and Gene Westbury of LaGrange; brothers and sisters-in-law, Carlton and Joan Tillison of Griffin, Danny and Pat Tillison of LaGrange; seven grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Services to celebrate the life of Martha Evelyn Nix will be Saturday at 11 a.m. from Ponders Melrose Chapel with the Rev. Harold Morrow and the Rev. Chris Hughes officiating.
Interment will be in West Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 to 9 p.m. today.
Arrangements are by Ponders Melrose Chapel, Dalton; (706) 226-4002.