Larry Jay Nixon, 71, of Cedar Park, Texas, passed away on January 21, 2018. He was born on October 30, 1946, in Wellington, to Wilburt Gates Nixon and Dorothy Mae (Cooley) Nixon. Larry proudly served his country as a Staff Sergeant in the United States Air Force.
Larry married Judith Ann Reilly on February 18, 1967. He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.
Larry was preceded in death by his niece, Courtney Ann Cowell, parents, Wilburt and Dorothy Nixon and grandparents, Walter and Inez Cooley. He is survived by his wife, Judith Reilly Nixon of Cedar Park; sons, James Edward Nixon of Cedar Park and Stephen Lawrence Nixon and wife Elizabeth Ann of Ridgewood, New Jersey; grandchildren, Erin Abigail, Sean Frederick, Karen Olivia, Ryan Christopher; sister, Nancy Nixon Cowell and husband Rodney of Cottonwood, Arizona; as well as, numerous nieces and nephews and other family.
Visitation will be from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm with the Rosary at 7:00 pm, Thursday, January 25, 2018, at Beck Funeral Home, Cedar Park, Texas. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 2:00 pm, Friday, January 26, 2018, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church, Austin, Texas. Interment will immediately follow in Our Lady of the Rosary Cemetery, Georgetown, Texas.
Arrangements under the direction of Beck Funeral Home, 1700 E. Whitestone, Cedar Park, Texas 78613 (512) 259-1610. On-line guest registry at www.beckchapels.com.