Henry Earl Mixon of Geneva, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, January 5, 2021. He was 72 years old.
Graveside services were held at 2:00 p.m. Friday, January 8, 2021 at Sunset Memorial Gardens Cemetery with Rev. Terry Mills officiating and Warren Holloway Ward Funeral Home of Geneva directing. The family received friends at the funeral home on Thursday, January 7, 2021 from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to Maple Avenue Baptist Church Food Pantry Ministries.
Henry was born in Geneva, AL on December 22, 1948 to the late James Willis and Frances Rebecca Sketoe Mixon. Henry was a gifted auto mechanic, who also served as his brother’s handyman. He enjoyed fishing and was an avid Alabama Crimson Tide Fan.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his loving wife of 49 years, Linda Gail Mixon; one sister, Daphne Thames.
Henry is survived by four children, Ricky Earl Mixon (Jennie) of Bowie, MD, Tracy Odell (Jerry), Jennifer Tindol, and Jason Mixon all of Geneva, AL; five grandchildren, Hayley Gonzalez (Sawyer), Timothy Odell, Ashely Odell, Alyssa Tindol, and Teagan Tindol; two great-grandchildren, Chase and Alice Gonzalez; one sister, Lorna Gillis (Jackie) of Geneva, AL; five brothers, Wayne Mixon (Margaret), Cecil Mixon (Linda), Jerry Mixon, Ray Gene Mixon (Mary), and Junior Mixon (Judy) all of Geneva, AL; and several nieces and nephews.
Serving as pallbearers will be, Jeffery Baine, Chris Smith, Phillip Mixon, David McQueen, Cecil Mixon, Jr., and Eric Gillis.
Warren~Holloway~Ward Funeral Home (334) 684-9999, is in charge of arrangements. “Continuing The Trust You’ve Placed In Us” To sign a guest register, please visit: www.whwfuneralhome.com