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“It's been 5 years and the times just flies by. Your Grandchildren are doing great. Continue to enjoy your rest and continue to look down and protect...Read More »
1 of 34 | Posted by: Caroline Nixon - Bridgeport, CT

“It's been 3 years....I know you're in a better place. Rest on and easy. Your son misses you with every breath that he takes! Your Grandchildren enjoy...Read More »
2 of 34 | Posted by: Caroline Mills - Bridgeport, CT

“Happy 1st Anniversary in Heaven...You are very much loved and missed. Continue to Rest In Peace. ”
3 of 34 | Posted by: Roylee & Caroline Nixon - Norwalk, CT

“Its been a month and a day, and its still hard to breathe, I missed you when you were here, so missing you is nothing new, whats new is not being...Read More »
4 of 34 | Posted by: Tennille Nixon - New Haven, CT

“To Willie and cousins Tennille & Roylee- I am praying for your family during this difficult time! Just know that this, God will strengthen you and He...Read More »
5 of 34 | Posted by: Brenda Jones House - Washington, NC

“Some think we didn't have a relationship or a bond, but we did, the one God intended us to have; and I'm satisfied. It's my time to say Goodbye. Your...Read More »
6 of 34 | Posted by: Caroline Nixon - Norwalk, CT

“Deborah could always make me laugh. Mama Bess and I would visit her in the hospital and even when she was not feeling well, she would make jokes....Read More »
7 of 34 | Posted by: Jeannise Frasier - New Haven, CT

“Sitting beside you during treatment was a treasure I'll never forget. 'Till we meet again Deborah we'll pray for each other. ”
8 of 34 | Posted by: Moe Matthews - Hamden, CT

“I cant say that I am a close family friend...Deb was more like my sister..she would be over my moms house all the time...I basically knew tennille...Read More »
9 of 34 | Posted by: Tisha Simmoms - greenville, NC

“I will always love you Debra...may you rest in peace and see you on the other side ”
10 of 34 | Posted by: Tisha Simmoms - greenville, NC

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11 of 34 | Posted by: Tisha Simmoms - greenville, NC

“Just want to say my Aunt Deborah Rest in Peace you will forever be missed but you are in a better place now shining above us all. ”
12 of 34 | Posted by: Leonard Nixon Jr - New Haven, CT

“To the nixon family May god bless your family. We send our love. mont,lori,toya,jackie ”
13 of 34 | Posted by: A friend

“May you R.I.P ”
14 of 34 | Posted by: SHANDA DAVIS - Mankato, MN

“Deborah will always be engraved in my heart, she was much more than a niece she was a very good friend i will miss her and never forget the sincere...Read More »
15 of 34 | Posted by: phyllis dixon - new haven, CT

“I'm so sorry for your lost. May The Lord...be with your during your time of burevment. ”
16 of 34 | Posted by: Gertie Bell - North, NC

“To the Nixon family you have my condolences deb was also a big sister to me for many years I remember when we use to play cards together and we...Read More »
17 of 34 | Posted by: Sandra lewis - West haven, CT

“My God bless and continue to watch over you in your time of mourning. Love you always ”
18 of 34 | Posted by: Angela Gamble - waterbury, CT

“As a Child Deborah was my big sister. She always looked out for me. I was the youngest in the house. She was so much fun and I loved her smile with...Read More »
19 of 34 | Posted by: Kim Snape - new haven, CT

“To tennile and family with deepest sympathy of your loss may you find the strength that you need in god and your family truly she was a fighter i...Read More »
20 of 34 | Posted by: latonya bass atkinson - new haven, CT

“Our Prayers Go Out To The Nixon Family. Walter May The lord Watch Over You And Direct Your Steps. ”
21 of 34 | Posted by: Aaron Darden - New Haven, CT

“Take comfort in knowing that now you have a special guardian angel to watch over you. ”
22 of 34 | Posted by: Babs - New haven

“Deb was a happy and cheery person. I have fond memories of her as I hung out with my older cousins. She will be missed. James ”
23 of 34 | Posted by: James Jones - Upper Marlboro, MD

“TENNILLE YOU AND YOUR FAMILY ARE IN MY PRAYERS. GOD BLESS YOU. ”
24 of 34 | Posted by: DEE&HUSBAND DICK JONES - HAMDEN, CT

“So sorry to hear about the lost of my sister we grow up together in the same house she was my big sister we have not been intouch for years and just...Read More »
25 of 34 | Posted by: Kathy Hailey - Hamden,CT, CT

“I am blessed to have had Dedorah as a family member (cousin), but best of all as a child of God, I was Blessed when I visited her in the hospital and...Read More »
26 of 34 | Posted by: Bishop Chris Thomas - Atlanta, GA

“To Walt Nixon and Family,Please accept my most sincere condolences on the loss of your sister. It is tragic when we lose someone we love at such a...Read More »
27 of 34 | Posted by: James Carlson - Wallingford, CT

“I love you My Angel....I'm praying for you my Family ”
28 of 34 | Posted by: Altaneselewis - New Haven, CT

“May God Bless Your Soul and May Your Loved Ones Find Comfort In Knowing That You Are No Longer Suffering, Strength To Carry On Knowing You Are Home W...Read More »
29 of 34 | Posted by: Fran Wright & Family - Georgetown, SC

“R.I.P.DEBBIE GONE BUT NEVER FORGOTTEN ”
30 of 34 | Posted by: SONYA sherrod - New Haven, CT

“Deborah, my heart aches, my eyes tear and this will go on & on for quite sometime but just knowing that we shared so much history together gives me...Read More »
31 of 34 | Posted by: AUNTIE PHYLL - new haven, CT

“God has called home another angel (Deborah Ann that"s what I called her) We had some real good times through the years. To the Doctor may God...Read More »
32 of 34 | Posted by: April Wilson Harvey - Cary, NC

“Willie and family, I never had the pleasure of meeting your wife Deborah but from all the great things Willie said about her I am sure she was a...Read More »
33 of 34 | Posted by: Alan Mayer - New haven, CT

“S.I.P. ”
34 of 34 | Posted by: S Clark - New Haven, CT


Deborah D. Nixon, 57, of Winthrop Ave. New Haven, CT peacefully passed away on December 13, 2013. She was born to Joyce (Lewis) and the late Alfred Sesler on October 17, 1956. Deborah was a fan of the NY Giants who loved to dance and listen to R&B music. She leaves to cherish her memory; loving husband, Willie L. Bowman; mother, Joyce Sesler; children, Roylee and Tennille Nixon of New Haven; brothers, Michael Nixon, Albert and Alfred Sesler-Sherrod of FL, Leonard Nixon of New Haven, Walter Nixon of Hartford; special grandson, Daishawn Crudup-Nixon; grandchildren, Ty'zihanna, Icari, A'nari, and Sa'yre Nixon; a host of relatives and friends. She was predeceased by brother, Rodney Lewis.