SYLACAUGA- Home going celebration for Mr. James "Sugarman" Albert Nix, Sr., 73, will be Saturday, July 6, 2013 at 2 pm at Harper Springs Baptist Church, Sylacauga, Pastor James O. Blackmon, officiating and Rev. Kendell Burton, eulogist. Interment will be in the Harper Spring Church Cemetery. Mr. James "Sugarman" Albert Nix, Sr., passed away July 2, 2013 at his residence. He is preceded in death by his late wife, Bonnie Mae Nix. He is survived by his wife, Dora Pope Nix, two daughters, Tracey (Maurice) Johnson and Cassandra (Rudy) Varner; seven sons, Benny Nix of Tuscaloosa, Wesley Nix of Carrolton, GA, Calvin Nix, Elvis (Wendy) Nix, James (Gloria) Nix, Jr., Justin Nix all of Sylacauga, and Butch Johnson of Newark, NJ; four step-sons, Nathaniel Pope of Hoover, David Pope of Sylacauga, Frederick Garrett and Cedric Garrett of Birmingham. Visitation will be Friday, July 5, 2013 from 12 noon to 7 pm. Sunset Memorial Chapel formerly Childersburg Mortuary will direct the service 256-378-7199.