Stubblefield Funeral Home & Hamblen Memory Gardens & Mausoleum

5421 E Andrew Johnson Highway, Morristown, TN


William "Bill" Edward Hixson

April 17, 1937October 27, 2019

William E. “Bill” Hixson, age 82, of Newport, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, October 27, 2019 at Regency Retirement Village in Morristown. He served in the Army National Guard and retired from Mahle. He was an avid fly fisherman and hunter. Preceding him in death were his parents, Ed and Ruth Ellis Hixson; and several aunts and uncles. Survivors include his daughters, Donna (Tim) Davis and Kim Hixson; grandchildren, Bubba (Erin) White, Nicole White, Mimi (Michael) Gunter, Timmer White, Lynne (Justin) Davis-Carter; great-grandchildren, Nevaeh Ramsey, Madaya White, Xavian Lane, Justus White, Tylea Doss, Taylen White, Maxton White, Torrie White, August White; brother, Richard (Shirley) Hixson; nieces, Gloria (Eric) Fowler, Shirley Trent; other nieces, nephews and a host of friends. The family will receive friends on Wednesday, October 30, 2019 from 1:00-2:00 pm in the mausoleum at Resthaven Memorial Gardens. Graveside service will follow at 2:00 pm with Pastor Rick Clevenger officiating. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to be made to the Veterans charity of your choice. Arrangements by Stubblefield Funeral Home, Morristown, TN


  • Gathering of Friends Wednesday, October 30, 2019
  • Graveside Service Wednesday, October 30, 2019


William "Bill" Edward Hixson

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Lisa McGaha Glover

October 30, 2019

Kim , Bubba , Nicole, Mimi & Timmer -
I am so sorry for your loss. "Papaw Bill" was a special man and I loved him dearly. He will be remembered fondly by many people. My thoughts and prayers are with you , I love you all!