Mr. Emmett Nixon of Grenville-sur-la-Rouge (Avoca) passed away on Tuesday August 3rd 2021 at the age of 89. Beloved husband of the late Shirley Ross. Predeceased by his parents George Nixon and Agnes Young, his sister Marion and brother Winston. Dear father of David (Louise) and Gordon (June), grandfather of Amanda and brother of Catherine (Bob). Also survived by nieces and nephews. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Desforges Funeral Home, 188 rue Principale, Grenville, QC (819) 242-2113. Condolences may be sent online by visiting www.desforges.ca. A private burial will be held at a later date.