Born 12-4-1948 -- Died 10-7-2007
Nancy Jane Claxton, 58, of Ash Flat, Ark., died Oct. 7, 2007, at Mountain?Home. She was born Dec. 4, 1948, at Batesville, Ark., the daughter of Wiley Tex and Rachel Eva (Lawson) Hix.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Vine Street Missionary Baptist Church in Batesville.
Survivors include: two sons and daughters-in-law, Rusty and Charlotte Claxton and Nicholas and Nicole Claxton all of Ash Flat; one daughter, Melisa Oyler of Ash Flat; one brother, Larry Hix of Spring, Texas; three grandchildren, Seth McCord, Erin McCord and Dakota Claxton all of Ash Flat; several nieces; nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by: her parents; her husband, David Claxton; one brother, Richard Hix; and one sister, Billie Wolford.
Funeral services were held Oct. 10 at the Qualls Funeral Home Chapel in Cave City with Jack Richardson and Sonny Powell officiating. Burial followed in the Old Baptist Cemetery located at Ash Flat with arrangements by Qualls Funeral Home of Cave City.
Pallbearers were Bo Lord, Rodney Claxton, Sonny Powell, Braden Ables, Cletus Bailey and James Whitten.
Honorary pallbearers were Kelly Newcom and Steve Jeffries.