Mrs. Nix was born on July 16, 1935 in Wellman, Iowa to the late Grant and Grace McGimpsey Geyer. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 61 years, Adger L. “AL” Nix; brothers, Harlan Geyer, Donald Geyer, Larry Geyer, Floyd Geyer, Calvin Geyer; sisters, Dorothy Biddle, Lois Geyer, Frances Geyer; and her grandson, Cody Cauthen. Mrs. Nix was a member of Union Grove Baptist Church. Mrs. Nix was also a United States Army Veteran having served during the Korean Conflict Era. Niva was retired from the City of Lawrenceville, having served as Payroll Supervisor for 32 years.
Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Gigi Nix Cauthen and David, of Dacula; son, Dale Lewis Nix, of Lawrenceville; daughter-in-law of many years, Giselle Nix, of Dacula; brother, Laverne Geyer, of Washington, IA; grandchildren, Kathryn Nix, Jerill Nix, and Ashleigh Cauthen; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Graveside Services will be held at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, December 12, 2021 at the Yonah Memorial Gardens with her minister and caregiver, Pastor P. Brown officiating.
The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. to 2:45 p.m., Saturday, December 11, 2021 at the Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel at 245 Central Avenue, Demorest, Georgia 30535. Telephone: 706-778-1700.