Ruth Nixon was granted her angel wings on December 20,2020. Her final days were spent with her Granddaughter, Tasha. Ruth’s life may seem short to many, but those who were touched and loved by her are extremely blessed to have a love like hers.
Ruth was born on June 25, 1939 in Scotland Neck, NC. She is pre-deceased by her Parents, Willey and Gertie Williams, Husband, Percy Nixon, SR, Son, Percy Nixon, JR, and Granddaughter, Jamila Williams.
Ruth moved to Virginia Beach, VA where she raised her children. She leaves behind her loving Daughters, Belinda McIlwain, Julia Nixon, Sandra Nixon, Regina Hobbs (Tommy), and Pamela Bell (Steven). She also leaves behind her loving Grandchildren. Dalvin Williams, Reginald Nixon(Crystal), Terrill Hobbs(Jennifer), Lisa Carter(Jason), Travis Nixon(Jennifer), Michael McIlwain Jr.(Jasmyne), Maurice McIlwain(Tashonda), Jermaine Langley(Kennisha), Tasha Cole, and Kayla Nixon. Ruth was also a very proud Great-Grandmother. She also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, and a very dear friend Earl Mills.
Ruth worked at Stihl Corporation until her retirement. Some of her hobbies were cooking, search word books, and puzzles. She loved the Christmas holiday and her family!
She will be dearly missed.