Violet C. Mixson, 84, of Micanopy died Nov. 19, 2012.
She was born June 27, 1928 in Fairfield to Lionel and Ruby Reynolds.
She was of the Southern Baptist faith and a member of Flemington Baptist Church. She moved to Micanopy over a year ago from Raleigh. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, cooking, crocheting, flowers, gardening, fishing and spending time with her family whom she loved helping to raise.
She is survived by her sons, John W. (Marie Calhoun) Mixson Jr., David Mixson; daughters, Patricia "Patty" (Robert) Brown, Shirley Carrier, Deborah (Bob) Burton; 11 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, John and daughter, Ann Richie.
Funeral services were Nov. 23 at Flemington Baptist Church with Brother Jerry Philman officiating. Interment followed at Flemington Cemetery.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers donations be made to Hospice of Alachua County.
Arrangements were under the care of Knauff Funeral Home-Williston.