Obituary: Randy Jay Hix

March 2, 1967-Aug. 9, 2006

Fairview resident Randy Jay Hix, 39, died Wednesday, Aug. 9, in Portland. A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26, at the Church of Christ, 9725 S.W. Durham Road, Tigard.

Randy was born March 2, 1967, in Newberg to Harry and Jo (Tanner) Hix. He graduated from Columbia Christian High School in 1987 and attended Oklahoma State University for one term.

Randy worked as a truck parts salesman for Potter Webster Company for almost 10 years. He served with the Navy Reserves and was called to active duty in Desert Storm.

On Oct. 16, 1993, Randy married Tracie Webster at Bethany Bible Church in Aloha. He moved to Fairview three years ago.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, shooting and building model cars.

Randy was preceded in death by his brother, Tony Hix. Survivors include his wife of Fairview; daughters, Kara Hix and Aimee Hix, both of Missouri, and Jessica Hix and Kristen Hix, both of Fairview; parents of Arkansas; and one grandson.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Oregon Health and Science University Heart Transplant Clinic or the American Diabetes Association. Bateman Carroll Funeral Home is handling arrangements.