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Rites are held for Roy C. Dixon

Roy C. Dixon, 69, of Jeremiah, died December 27 at Pikeville Medical Center.

A son of the late John D. and Malva Fields Dixon, he was the father of the late Cheryl Lynn Dixon.

He was a member of Dixon Memorial Church for 31 years, and a deacon for 30 years.

Surviving are his wife Lena Faye Newman Dixon; a son, Craig Dixon and wife Deb of Jeremiah; two daughters, Gwen Begley and husband Leonard of Camp Branch, and Angie Swisher and husband John of Smoot Creek; a brother, Carlos Dixon and wife Joann of Ulvah; three sisters, Dalna Palmer of Lexington, Vesteen Back and husband Paul of Middletown, Oh., and Shelby Back and husband Henry of Middletown, Oh.; and two grandchildren, Amanda Evans and husband Edwin, and Tiffany Dixon.

Funeral services were held December 30 at Letcher Funeral Home in Whitesburg. Burial was in Dixon Cemetery at Jeremiah.

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