Longtime Gainesville doctor dies

Dr. Bruce James Nixon died Sunday Sunday at the age of 69 following a three-year battle with lymphoma.

In 1993, he and his family moved to Gainesville to practice at Lanier Park Hospital (which merged with Northeast Georgia Medical Center several years ago) and later also practiced at Northeast Georgia Medical Center and The Longstreet Clinic. His practice lasted 32 years.

There will be a private celebration of life among family and close friends in the coming weeks.

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