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Alvin J. Nix Sr.

Alvin J. (Pug) Nix Sr., 67, Depauw, died Monday, April 8, at University of Louisville Hospital.
A native of Owensboro, Ky., born Nov. 24, 1934, he was the son of the late Alvin J. and Mary Lee Willoughby Nix.
He was a retired millwright for Corhart Refractories Corp.
He was preceded in death by his wife, the former Louellen R. (Bert) Stayton.
Survivors include two sons, Alvin J. Nix Jr. of Ramsey and G. Steven Nix of Depauw; a daughter, Lynn Nix of Depauw; three brothers, Richard and Raymond Nix, both of Louisville, and Tony Brenner of Short Creek, Ky.; two sisters, Celia Kessinger of Guston, Ky., and Rebecca Wathan of Louisville; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The funeral was Wednesday, April 10, at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey with burial in Evergreen Cemetery in Louisville. The Rev. D. Scott Johnson officiated.
Pallbearers were Steve Nix, Alvin Nix Jr., Richie Nix, Joe Nix, Dave Nix, Kyle Nix, Clayton Nix and Jimmy Cockerell.