Tuesday, May 24, 2022

Obituary - Anna L. Nixon

Anna L. Nixon, age 88, of Raymore, Missouri, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family and friends on Sunday, May 22, 2022.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, May 26, 2022 at Cullen Funeral Home, 612 W. Foxwood Dr. Raymore, Missouri 64083 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. A graveside service will be held on Friday, May 27, 2022 at Longview Cemetery in Kansas City, Missouri at 10:00 a.m. A memorial service will be held later Friday at 1:30 p.m. at Raymore Christian Church, 500 Peace Dr. Raymore, Missouri 64086

Anna was born in Des Moines, Iowa on October 25, 1933 to Albert Danielson and Lucille (Welch) Danielson. After graduating from high school, Anna continued her education at Drake University and Bartlesville Wesleyan College. She was a woman of Christian faith and a member of the Raymore Christian Church. Music encompassed Anna’s life. She loved teaching her many piano students. And, she loved serving along with her minister husband as a worship leader team. Anna played the organ for the Belton Christian Church, was a member of Women’s Committee for the UMKC Conservatory and Kansas City Musical Club, was the Director of the Foxwood Hand Bell Choir, and accompanied the Southland Community Choir and Foxwood Chorus.

Anna was preceded in death by her parents, Albert and Lucille Danielson; and two brothers, Willard Herr and Donald Danielson.

She is survived by her loving husband, Ray L. Nixon; two sons, Matthew A. Nixon (Susan) and Peter E. Nixon (Elizabeth); daughter, Andrea R. Eastman (Rodney); brother, John A. Danielson (Francesca); five grandchildren, Carrie Redmann (Michael), Courtney Gones (Aaron), Shelby Eastman, Bayley Eastman, and Gwendolyn Eastman; and five great grandchildren, Sarah Redmann, Justin Redmann, Bridget Redmann, Aiden Gones, and Owen Gones.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be given to the Fellowship of John c/o Foxwood Springs or the Raymore Christian Church.

Arrangements: Cullen Funeral Home, Raymore, Missouri 816.322.5278

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