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Deacon Willie Dixon

May 8, 2020

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Deacon Willie Lee  Dixon, 78,  of Hookerton, died on Friday, May 8, 2020, at Vidant Medical Center. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the celebration of his life will be limited by invitations only requested by the family.  Funeral service will be held on Friday, May 15, 2020, at 11 AM at Antioch Church of Christ. There will be a walk-in viewing on Thursday, May 14, 2020, at S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel, from 12:30 PM to 5:00 PM. Interment will follow in the Ayden Cemetery in Ayden, NC.  Pastor Donnie McLean will be officiating.

He is survived by his wife, Essie Jones Dixon, of Hookerton, NC, sons, Talsker Lee Dixon, of Winterville, NC, Thomas Jones, of New York, daughters, Valerie Dixon, Greenville, NC, Angelene Dixon, of Durham, NC, Wilma Joyner, of Durham, NC, LaTonya Dixon, of Grifton, NC, Patricia McMillen, of Kinston, NC, Melissa Robinson, of Raleigh, NC, sisters, Lola Bluford Mebane, Forestine Vaughn, Chapel Hill, NC, Margie Greene, Spring Hope, NC, Claudia Dixon, of Grifton, NC, brothers, Henry Dixon, New Haven, CT and John Dixon, of Grifton, NC. A host of other relatives and friends.


Floral arrangements and condolences may be sent from our website to the Dixon Family. Please keep the Dixon Family in your thoughts and prayers.

Service of comfort by S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home in Snow Hill.

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May 14, 2020

12:30 PM to 5:00 PM
S. Connor Memorial Funeral Home Chapel
83 Circle Drive
Snow HIll, NC 28580

Funeral Service
May 15, 2020

11:00 AM
Antioch Church Of Christ
439 Ormondsville Rd.
Hookerton, NC 28538

Interment following funeral service
May 15, 2020

Ayden Cemetery
813 Ayden Cemetery corner of Blount St. & E 6th St.
Ayden, NC 28513

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