Mrs. Ida Merle Butts Mixon, of Windy Lane Westville, passed away Monday, March 10, 2014. She was 74. Mrs. Mixon was born Feb. 5, 1940, in Georgia to the late Henry William and Edna Watson Butts. She enjoyed sitting on her porch enjoying God's creation and working in her garden. She was a very loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother who loved her children unconditionally.
In addition to her parents a granddaughter, Cynthia Johnson, preceded her in death
Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Willard Mixon of Westville; five children, Nancey (Charles) Arrant of Westville, JoAnn (Keith) Taylor of Atlanta, Ga., Susan (Gregory) Anderson of Westville, Cindy (Johnny) Burch of Westville, and Will Mixon also of Westville; one brother, Weldon (Dorothy Mae) Butts of Westville; 11 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren and other extended family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 11a.m. Thursday, March 13, 2014, in the Reedy Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Rod Jones, the Rev. Kenneth Bradley and the Rev. Becky Owens officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home and Crematory of Geneva directing. The family received friends at the funeral home Wednesday, March 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. Sorrells Funeral Home of Geneva, 334-684-9999, is in charge of arrangements. Express your condolences in our guest book at www.sorrellsfuneralhomes.com