Judy Ann Neat Hixson, 72, of Columbia, died Friday, March 29, 2019 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. Born in Columbia, she was the daughter of the late Cosby and Flossie Neat.
Judy loved gardening, and her greatest joy was being her grandchildren’s “JuJu”.
Her survivors include her husband of over 51 years, Byron Hixson of Columbia; one daughter, Marsha Hixson of Columbia; two sons, Barry (Angie) Hixson and Gary (Dana) Hixson both of Columbia; four grandchildren, Will (Emma) Hixson, Jake (fiancée Callee Bastin) Hixson, Brady Hixson, and Chloe Hixson; three brothers, Dallas (Sheila) Neat, Jeff (Rita) Neat, and Dewayne (Rhonda) Neat all of Columbia; a special friend and relative, Donetta Campbell; and several nieces, nephews and friends.
The funeral services were on Monday, April 1, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the New Hope Cemetery. Visitation was on Sunday from 2:00-8:00pm at the funeral home and continued on Monday morning until time for the service.
Bro. Don Neat and Bro David Coffey officiated, and pallbearers were Will Hixson, Jake Hixson, Brady Hixson, Scotty Neat, Cody Neat, and Larry Neat.