Nixon, Hershel Paul Nick Country music legend Nick Nixon. It is with great sorrow that we say goodbye to Hershel Paul Nick Nixon who passed away on July 30, 2013. Born March 20, 1939 in Poplar Bluff, Mo., Nick was a nickname given to him while serving in the Marines. A talented singer, musician, and song writer with hit records in the 70's & 80's. Nick entertained in the St. Louis area for over 30 years. He was thrilled to have a book of short stories published by High Hill Press. He is preceded in death by his parents Paul & Ruth Nixon. He leaves behind his wife Kim, 5 children, Paul (Carol) Nixon, Suzy (Rick) Alexander, Sandy (Lanny) Harris- Wingbermuehle, Lori (Ken) Wolz, Autumn Nixon, 3 brothers, 2 sisters, 7 grandchildren & 1 great granddaughter. Services: Private interment with full military honors was held on August 2nd. Friends are invited to a celebration of life memorial to be held on Sunday, August 18th, 1:00-4:00pm at Stegton in St. Charles, MO.