Kelly David Nixon, the third son of Jerry and Barbara Nixon, was born and raised in Scottsdale, Arizona.
He attended Coronado High School, and then went on to join the military"¦.Army branch. After
returning home, he worked for Allied Signal Aerospace as a machinist for many years. Kelly is survived
by his wife Kinda Nixon of 23 years, children Justin Nixon, Makayla Nixon, Brett Voyten, Cory Voyten,
mother Barbara Nixon, brothers Shawn Nixon, Dennis Nixon and Dan Nixon, sister Kaitlynn Schmidt, 12
grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. Kelly was preceded in death by his father Jerry Nixon,
children Shayna Nixon and Ryan Voyten.
Kelly was a very kind and caring person, with a big heart, who enjoyed a good laugh with family and
friends. He always showed an excitement for others and their accomplishments in whatever they chose
to do, supporting them through their journey. He enjoyed the peacefulness of fishing for trout, while
spending time in the pines on the Mogollon Rim"¦.even if he didn"t catch anything. Kelly was a caring
and loving son, brother, husband, and father, who loved every second he spent with his family and
friends. He is loved by many and will be missed.