Whitesburg KY

Services held for Willie Dixon Jr.

Funeral services for Willie Dixon Jr., 73, of Whitesburg, were held July 3 at the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church.

A son of the late Willie and Edna Herron Dixon, he died June 30 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital.

He was a brother of the late Willis Dixon, Jerry Dixon Clyde Dixon and Darrel Dixon.

Surviving are three daughters, Mary Ward and husband Sam of Kingsport, Tenn., Julia Anderson and husband Robert of Elizabethton, Tenn., and Christina Boyd of Lexington; three brothers, Charles Dixon, Robert Dixon, and Vernon Dixon, all of Whitesburg; a sister, Louise King of Whitesburg; five grandchildren, Roger, Cameron, Kaylee, Coletta, and Lilly; and a great-grandchild, Rayce.

In lieu of flowers the family has asked donations be made to the Millstone Missionary Baptist Church.

Letcher Funeral Home of Whitesburg had charge of arrangements.

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