Cover photo for Larry Nix's Obituary
Larry Nix Profile Photo
1948 Larry Nix 2021

Larry Nix

March 13, 1948 — February 3, 2021

Larry Edwin Nix, Sr., 72, of Robinson, TX, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2021. Graveside services will be 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, February 10, at Rosemound Cemetery, 3201 S 12th St, Waco, TX, with Pastor Derek Nease officiating. The family will receive visitors from 6 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday, February 9, at Pecan Grove Funeral Home, 3124 Robinson Drive, Waco.

Larry was born March 13, 1948, in Waco, TX, to Edwin and Pauline Dabney Nix. He married Patricia “Patty” Barkley in 1966. Larry was a true family man. He, his children and grandchildren loved hunting and fishing together as often as they could. He also coached for Lake Air and Robinson little leagues for 20 years. Larry came from a family of musicians. He started playing professionally as a teenager locally, and later on the road. He passed that love of music on to his own children. Larry was in many bands, including the Muddcatts, a Beatles and Elvis tribute band and CC Top, a ZZ Top tribute band, with both his sons and they performed throughout Texas and the United States.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents; and his siblings, Rose Taylor, Danny Nix and Michael Nix.
He is survived by his wife of nearly 55 years, Patty Nix; his sons, Larry Nix, Jr. and wife Kelly; and Mark Nix and wife Regina; grandchildren, Ryan Nix and wife Ashley; and Hailey Nix; two great-grandchildren, Kaison Davis and Knox Davis; nieces and nephews, Lisa Harry and husband Adam and their children, Jacob and Shelby; Todd Taylor and wife Joann and their children, John and Micheal; Robin Nix and Laura Massey and their daughter, Nevaeh; Bob Barkley, Troy Barkley, Daniel Barkley, and Carmen Sartor; along with many other family members and friends.
To send flowers to the family in memory of Larry Nix, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Visitation

Tuesday, February 9, 2021

6:00 - 8:00 pm (Central time)

Pecan Grove Funeral Home

3124 Robinson Drive, Waco, TX 76706

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Service

Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Starts at 2:00 pm (Central time)

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Guestbook

Photo Gallery

Visits: 2

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send a Card

Send a Card