Francis Eugene Wixted, Jr.
Francis Eugene Wixted, Jr., 78, passed away on July 6, 2019. Visitation will be 6-8pm on Wednesday, July 10, 2019, at Ott & Lee Funeral Home in Brandon, MS. Funeral Services are 10am Thursday, July 11, 2019, in the chapel of the funeral home. Graveside services will be 3:30pm in Beulah Cemetery in Beulah, MS.
Mr. Wixted was born in Chester, PA on February 7, 1941, to Francis Eugene Wixted, Sr. and Marian Berry Wixted. He was a veteran of the US Navy and served during the Vietnam Conflict. After retiring from the Navy, he started a second career with the US Post Office and later retired as a Postmaster in Shaw, MS.
Survivors include his daughter, Cathy and husband John Duease; granddaughter, Campbell Duease and a brother, James Wixted. He was preceded in death by his wife, whom he dearly loved, Carole King Wixted and his parents.