Obituary: Sophie Nix

Sophie Nix, 94, of Rock Hill, and wife of the late Rev. Paul Nix, died Jan. 26, 2020.

She and her husband met while students at Furman University, and both attended Southern Baptist Theological Seminary. She was a public school teacher for 40 years, serving in Greenville, Anderson, Barnwell, Pickens and Chester counties. She also held various church leadership roles in the five South Carolina Baptist churches where her husband served as pastor. She was a member of Northside Baptist Church, Rock Hill, at the time of her death.

Survivors include three children, three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.