Nixon, age 2 of Westville, IN, passed away on June 5, 2017.
She was born on
February 16, 2015, in Valparaiso, IN to Joshua and Deidre (Millard) Nixon.
She is survived by
her parents; brothers, Joshua Nixon II and Chase Nixon; maternal
grandparents, Lisa and Carol Dennis and James and Ginny Millard; paternal
grandparents, Melinda and Michael Green and Richard Nixon; maternal great-
grandparents, Florence Driskell and Shirley Millard; paternal great-
grandparents, Norma and Jerry Skorupa-Todd and Sara Carver; maternal great
great-grandmother, Lena Desmond; aunts and uncles, Olivia and Chris Walker,
Nicole and Nick Meinert, Ashley Dennis, James Millard, Cassandra Fletcher
and Jamie Millard; cousins, Natalee and Makenzie Meinert; several great
aunts and uncles, many cousins and extended family. She was preceded in
death by her maternal great-grandfathers, James Millard, Preston Driskell
and Harold Horn; paternal great-grandfathers, Lee Quick, Curtis Nixon and
Avery, adored by
her brothers, was her momma’s “Baby Girl” and her daddy’s “Little Princess.”
She loved to swing and play outside, her dogs Dallas and Callie, and playing
with and watching Minnie Mouse. A sassy and fearless little girl, Avery’s
laugh was contagious; bringing joy and laughter to everyone she met. Even at
just two, she was very loving and showed great compassion.
A Funeral Service
will be held on Friday, June 9, 2017, at 1:00 p.m., at Edmonds & Evans
Funeral Home, 517 Broadway, Chesterton, IN, 46304, with Pastor Rick
Visitation will be
held on Friday, June 9, 2017, from 11:00 a.m. until the time of services at
1:00 p.m., at the funeral home.
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