Howard Hixson, 71, of Russellville, went to be with the Lord Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at his home in Russellville. He was a truck driver for more than 25 years and a lifelong Teamster. He was a member of Catherine Nenney Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Rena Hixson; infant brother, J.C. Hixson; sister, Catherine Baber and brother, Larry Hixson.
He is survived by his children, Howard Jr. (Judy) Hixson, Ronnette Hixson, Derrek Hixson, and Michael (Angie) Hixson; grandchildren, Ethan, Ciara, Blake, Camron, and Olivia; great-granddaughter, Kacclynne; and brother, Charles Hixson, as well as several nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends 6 – 8 p.m., Friday, September 13 at Allen Funeral Home with funeral services to follow in the east chapel at 8 p.m. with Steve Roach officiating. Graveside services are planned for 11 a.m., Saturday, September 14 in Catherine Nenney Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the funeral home to assist the family with funeral costs.
Arrangements by Allen Funeral Home