Aaron Gaylon Biddix Jr., age 66, of Linville passed away on Saturday November 5, 2011 at his residence.
He was born in Mitchell County on August 4, 1945 a son of the late Aaron "Bud", Sr.and Ruby Ellen McGuire Biddix.
Aaron had attended Duke University and was a graduate of Mayland Community College, ASU and ETSU and held a PhD in Clinical Microbiology.
He worked for Blue Ridge Hospital Systems for 25 years as a Medical Technologist and was a member of the American Society for Clinical Pathology.
Aaron has left to cherish his memory: his sisters, Laura K. Simerly and husband Jess of Hampton, Charlotte J. Edwards and husband Estel of Spruce Pine, Mary Ellen Hollifield of Spruce Pine; special friends, Dr. Bob Obeid, Turk Falls, Jana Slagle, Chris Adams; several nieces and nephews.
There are no services for Mr. Biddix planned at this time.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Mitchell County Animal Rescue & Shelter at PO Box 308 Spruce Pine, NC 28777.
Words of comfort and memories may be shared with the family and viewed at www.rsfh.net.
Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home of Newland is serving the Biddix family.