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Betty JoAnn Witt Hixson
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Birth: Jun. 13, 1928
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 20, 2011
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

Obituary
June 21, 2011
Chattanooga Times Free Press

Betty Witt Hixson, 83, of Chattanooga, TN went to be with the Lord on Monday, June 20, 2011.

Betty retired as a professional secretary from State Farm Insurance Co. She worked for agents Jack Hixson, Harry Au and most recently Larry Pyatt.

She was a graduate of Ooltewah High School. She was very active in the Insurance Womans Organization, serving as past president and was honored with the Insurance Woman of the year award. She taught Sunday School and was a longtime member of Brainerd Baptist Church. She was a lecturer for Weight Watchers, where she was a Century Club Member. She loved cooking and entertaining for others.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, George William Hixson; parents, Owen and Grace Witt; and son, George William "Butch" Hixson.

Survivors are her sons, Larry Hixson, of Chattanooga and Jeff Hixson, of Chattanooga; grandchildren, Rachel Hixson of Chattanooga, Blake, Myles and Wittney Hixson, of Chattanooga, Amber Hixson Railey, of Irmo S.C., Mark Dillard, of Flintstone, Ga and Jamee Dillard Sharpe, of Soddy-Daisy; brothers, Barney Witt, of Chattanooga, Mike Witt, of Richmond, Va., Tony Witt, of McMinnville, Tenn., Walter Witt, of Chattanooga, Harry Witt, of Bowie, Md., and Doug Witt, of Decatur, Tenn.; sister, Patricia Witt Scaffa, of Medford, N.J.; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, June 23, 2011 in the funeral home chapel.

Interment will follow in Foster-Hixson Cemetery, Hixson, TN.

The family will receive friends 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday and prior to the service on Thursday.

Arrangements by W.L. Wilson and Sons Funeral Home, Fort Oglethorpe, GA. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Owen Witt (1898 - 1962)
  Grace Louise Allen Witt (1905 - 1988)
 
Burial:
Foster Hixson Cemetery
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: David Witt
Originally Created by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
Record added: Jun 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 71715923
Betty JoAnn <i>Witt</i> Hixson
Added by: Richard B. Tucker, Sr.
 
 
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