Mr. Harvey Jerden Dixon, Jr., age 87, passed away on August 7, 2015 at his home in Kingsland, GA.
Mr. Dixon was born September 4, 1927 in Johnson County, GA. to the late Harvey and Alice Dixon. He retired from Gilman Paper Company Kraft Bag after thirty years. He was an active member and deacon while also being employed at First Baptist Church in Kingsland where everyone lovingly referred to him as “Mr. Harvey”. He was a member of the Camden Masonic Lodge #476. Harvey loved all westerns, and gospel music, but most of all he loved his family and was always ready to listen and care for everyone that crossed his path.
Mr. Dixon is survived by his wife of 67 years, Betty J. Dixon of Kingsland, GA; his sons, Johnny Dixon of Kingsland, GA, Richard Dixon (Ann) of Kingsland GA, Barry Dixon of Kingsland, GA; his sister, Lucille Bryan of Hardeeville, SC; his grandchildren, Christy Dixon, David Dixon, Alexander Dixon, and preceded in death Ashley Dixon all of Kingsland, GA and four great-grandchildren.
Calling hours for Mr. Dixon will be from 6 to 8 PM Sunday, August 9, 2015 at Coastal Camden Funeral Home in Kingsland, GA. Funeral services will be held at First Baptist Church in Kingsland, GA Monday, August 10, 2015 at 2:00 PM with Pastor Vernon Dillingham presiding. Interment will follow at Oak Grove Cemetery in St. Marys, GA. Pall bearers will be Martin Turner, Bill Turner, WC Turner, Larry Standard, Ron Lance and Dale Peeples.
September 4, 1927- August 7, 2015