Duane Browning Hix 96 passed away peacefully on September 6th 2021 after a short illness. Born March 19th 1925 in Springfield Tennessee. Predeceased by her husband. Holt "Red" Hix. She was a long time resident of Old Field, residing at Jefferson's Ferry. She is survived by her son Stephen Hix and wife Lynn Mauro, her daughter Susan Hix and husband Robertson Mone. Also survived by step grandchildren Heather (Danny) Price, Robertson (Lisa) Mone Jr. and 4 great grandchildren. A memorial celebration is scheduled for October 1st 2021 from 4 - 7 p m at Bryant Funeral Home 411 Old Town Road East Setauket. Burial private. In lieu of flowers, send donations to Susan G. Komen for the Cure.