OBITUARIES

Stacey Mhoon Nix
June 24, 1971 - August 26, 2018

Stacey Michelle Mhoon Nix, age 47, passed away on Sunday August 26, 2018. She was born on June 24, 1971 to Carla & the late John C. Mhoon. Stacey graduated from Pascagoula High School in 1989. While in college, she worked at McRae's Dept. Store in Gautier. She eventually moved to Magnolia Federal Bank in Pascagoula where she loved seeing & talking to all her treasured customers from around town. In October 1993, she married the love of her life . Dudley Nix. Their undying love was evident in every word spoken & breath taken. She decided to leave the banking business to become Nanny for her sister's 1st child . Hunter. She loved caring for Amanda's children as they came along , since she wasn't able to have any of her own. She loved & cherished them as her own. They brought her such joy & happiness each & every day. She unconditionally loved all 9 of her nieces & nephews. They all had a special place in her heart. To know Stacey was to know pure kindness & generosity & love. She was the most caring person to everyone , always offering a kind word even if she wasn't having a good day. She loved posting kind & uplifting sentiments on social media to her friends & family. She had a love for books and was an avid reader. She loved making crafts with her Emmaline, playing video games with her Freckles (Riley) & enjoyed watching her Hunter Bunter become an outstanding & successful young man.

She is preceded in death by her father , John C. Mhoon, Mother in law - Barbara Peattie & Father in law - Lon Nix Sr., Grandparents - Lt. Col Cecil & Lucy Mhoon and Carl & Lillian Carlson.

She is survived by her loving husband of 25yrs , Lon Dudley Nix Jr., her Mother - Carla Carlson Mhoon, her sister - Amanda (Matt) Blonde, Father in law , Dave Peattie, 2 brother in laws , Pat (Angie) Nix & Bobby Nix, 9 nieces & Nephews , Hunter & Riley Blades, Emma Blonde, Ashley & Patrick Nix, & Jordan, Robert, Christopher & Tori Nix, and numerous Aunts & Uncles & Cousins.
Visitation for Stacey will be Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 6:00-8:00PM at O'Bryant-O'Keefe Funeral Home in Pascagoula. Funeral Services will be Friday, August 31, 2018, 12 noon, at First Presbyterian Church in Pascagoula with burial to follow at Machpelah Cemetery.

Pall Bearers are: Johnny Hayes, Marc Turner, Mike Farragut, Joe Abston, Rick Windham, & Todd Buckley. Honorary Pall Bearers are: Dolphus C Carter, Adrian R. McCreary, Justin Larsen & Paul Millette Jr.