SE Coxe Mixon, 95, of Watson, LA, passed away peacefully on June 30, 2022. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, aunt and friend to many. She is survived by her daughters, Nancy Hillman and husband Ben of Baton Rouge, Deborah Harris of Watson, and son, Wayne Mixon and wife Nadine of Baton Rouge; grandchildren Michelle Chacon and husband Fernando, Dawnne Nance and husband Rob, Leah Haight, Shelley Kish and husband Kyle, Dusk Mixon and wife Candace, Layton Mixon and fiancé Trenayne Mayeux, and Lee Alice Pablo and husband Jamin; great grandchildren Sarah and Neal Kish, Gage and Kali Mixon, and Christian Haight; two step-grandchildren; 14 step-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.   Also, after meeting them through LSU’s International Hospitality Foundation she is honorary grandmother and great grandmother of eight.  She was preceded in death by her husband Lewis Mixon, parents Silas Edgar and Nettie Coxe, four brothers Mallie, Nelson, Reymond, and John Coxe, and three sisters Robbie Lee Coxe, Nettie B Boudreaux, and Hilda Ruth Jackson, and son-in-law Carl Harris.

SE attended LSU where she met the love of her life, Lewis, to whom she was married for 71 years.  She was a member of Live Oak United Methodist Church, University United Methodist Church, and was a longtime member of the First United Methodist Church of Baker.  SE was also a member of Alpha Chi Omega sorority, the Cooperative Extension Homemakers Club, and the United Methodist Women.  SE was a talented seamstress who also enjoyed gardening, baking, reading and birdwatching.  She will always be remembered for her wide, friendly smile which she shared liberally, her sweet disposition, and her kindness to all around her. 

A celebration of her life will be held at University United Methodist Church, 3350 Dalrymple Drive, Baton Rouge, LA, on Tuesday, July 12th with visitation at 10:00 AM, service at 11:00 AM and reception following in the Fellowship Hall. Her family extends many thanks to the Hospice of Baton Rouge for their compassionate care in her last week.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to The Hospice of Baton Rouge, 3600 Florida Blvd, Baton Rouge, LA 70806, United Methodist Committee on Relief, Global Ministries, P.O. Box 9068, New York, NY 10087-9068 (, or a charity of your choice. Condolences may be expressed at

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