The Express, Thursday, October 28, 1976, Page 50
Roy W. Nixon, 82, Lumber Co. Clerk
Roy W. Nixon, 82, died this morning at his home, Liberty
Road, Stewartsville. He had been ill several years.
He was employed as a salesman for the Hagerty Lumber Co.,
Phillipsburg, of r45 years, retiring in 1968.
Born May 28, 1894, in Phillipsburg, he was a son of the
late Frank and Ella Strunk Nixon. He lived in Stewartsville
the last 25 years, perviously residing in Phillipsburg.
A veteran of World War I, he was amember of Barracks No.
41, Veterans of World War I, Washington, and a 50-year member
of Delaware Lodge 52, F&AM, Phillipsburg.
He and his wife, the former Elsie Entress, celebrated their
51 St. wedding anniversary in August.
His widow is his only survivor.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday in the Rupell funeral
Home, Phillipsburg. Interment will be in Fairmount Cemetery,
Phillipsburg, Delaware Lodge 52 F&AM, will hold services
at 8 p.m. Sunday in the funeral home.