Reverend Louis Eddie Nixon

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Full Name
Reverend Louis Eddie Nixon

Date of Birth
Friday, May 21st, 1948

Date of Death
Thursday, October 8th, 2020

Obituary/Notice

Reverend Louis Eddie Nixon was born in Erie, PA on May 21, 1948 to the late Willie and Samantha (Jones) Nixon. 

Louis was a life-long resident of Erie.  He was an active member of Antioch Baptist Church where he served as an Associate Pastor.  He was a graduate of Academy High School and went on to work at General Electric and Hammermill. 

Louis was well known in his community and had many friends.  He had a passion for the scriptures and serving his Church family.  He quoted one of his favorite set of scriptures (Psalm 23:1-6) with his daughter down to his last days.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Samantha (Jones) Nixon, 1 sister, Eunice Aiken, 2 brothers, Willie Nixon, Jr. and Bud Nixon. 

He leaves to cherish his memory 2 daughters, Stacy Nixon of Columbus, OH and Avasha Nixon of Pittsburgh, PA, 2 brothers Ervin Nixon (Julie) and Leo Nixon, and 1 sister Clantha Nixon, all of Erie, 4 grandchildren, Deon Nixon and Kiara Osborne of Columbus, OH and Marquise Thomas and Kierre Thomas of Pittsburgh, PA, 4 great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, family and friends. 

Friends may call at Antioch Baptist Church, 160 W. 20th St., Erie on Saturday, October 17, 2020 from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 12 noon with Rev. James Nixon officiating and Rev Floyd McClure, Eulogist. Burial will follow in Erie Cemetery.

Arrangements are under the care of Burton Quinn Scott Cremation & Funeral Services, Downtown, 602 W. 10th St., Erie. 

Send condolences at www.Burtonfuneralhome.com.


Calling Hours

When
Saturday, October 17th, 2020 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Address
Antioch Baptist Church - 160 West 20th Street Erie, PA 16502

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Service Information

When
Saturday, October 17th, 2020, 12:00 PM

Address
Antioch Baptist Church - 160 West 20th Street Erie, PA 16502

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Interment

When
Saturday, October 17th, 2020

Address
Erie Cemetery - 2116 Chestnut Street Erie, PA 16502

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On-Call 24 hours Business Office: 602 W 10th Street, Erie, PA 16502