McMillan Funeral Home

702 West College Street, Booneville, MS


Susie Nix

May 31, 1916October 22, 2019

Susie Mae Nix, 103, passed away Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at Landmark Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Booneville. She was born May 31, 1916, to Ellis and Virgie Champion. She attended Zion Rest School. She was a member of Mt. Pisgah Free Will Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing gardening, cooking and fishing.

A Celebration of Life service will be at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, October 24, 2019, at McMillian Funeral Home with Bro. Glenn Jones and Bro. Jeremy Johnson officiating. Burial will be in Zion Rest Cemetery.

She is survived by two sons, A.C. (Eunell) Nix and Tommy G. (Kathy) Nix; two daughters, Joyce Pounders and Carolyn (Benny) Downs; six grandsons, Mitchell (Jeanice) Pounders, Tony (Angie) Pounders, Tracy (Emily) Nix. Jason Nix, Benjie (Lisa) Downs and Denjie Downs; nine great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Azzle Nix; her parents; three brothers; two sisters; and a son-in-law, Roy Pounders.

Visitation will be Thursday from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 P.M.at the funeral home.

Condolences may be left at www.mcmillanfuneralhome.com.


  • A.C. (Eunell) Nix, Son
  • Tommy G. (Kathy) Nix, Son
  • Joyce Pounders, Daughter
  • Carolyn (Benny) Downs, Daughter
  • Mitchell (Jeanice) Pounders, Grandchild
  • Tony (Angie) Pounders, Grandchild
  • Tracy (Emily) Nix, Grandchild
  • Jason Nix, Grandchild
  • Benjie (Lisa) Downs, Grandchild
  • Denjie Downs, Grandchild
  • Azzle Nix, Husband (deceased)
  • Ellis Champion, Father (deceased)
  • Virgie Champion, Mother (deceased)
  • nine great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
    Preceded in death by three brothers, two sisters, and son-in-law, Roy Pounders


  • Visitation Thursday, October 24, 2019
  • A Celebration of Life Thursday, October 24, 2019


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Janette Taylor

October 24, 2019

I was sorry to read about Ms Nix passing away. A Mama is special and I know you will miss her very much. May God bless your family during this time.