Mary (Ranne) Hixson, 83, of Mount Ayr, died Oct. 16, 2016 at Clearview Home in Mount Ayr. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 20 at the First Christian Church in Mount Ayr with burial at 3 p.m. Thursday in the West Liberty Cemetery at Glenwood. Visitation will be held at the Armstrong Funeral Home in Mount Ayr on Wednesday, Oct 19 from 6-8 p.m. Memorials are to the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be left at www.armstrongfh.com. Survivors include her son Curt Hixson of Omaha and granddaughters Hope Hixson and Brenna McSweeney.