|Death: ||Sep. 28, 2008|
KINGS MOUNTAIN - Mr. Ira Nelson Dixon, 90, died Sunday, Sept. 28, 2008, at Kings Mountain Hospital.
Born in Cleveland County, he was the son of the late Ira and Mattie Blackburn Dixon. He was husband of the late Lela Pryor Dixon. He was also preceded in death by a daughter, Frances Kay Pearson, and three brothers.
He was a charter member of Harvest Baptist Church, where he served as a deacon. He was a great daddy, loved gardening, had a green thumb and could grow pepper that would burn the wings off a grasshopper.
He is survived by three daughters, Arlene Dixon Underwood of Kings Mountain, Brenda Blalock and husband, Royce, of Shelby, and Diane Dixon of Kings Mountain; son, Bobby Green and wife, Judy, of Kings Mountain; brothers, Harley Dixon, Paducah, Ky., and Sydney Roy Dixon of Kings Mountain; sisters, Frances Dotson of Kings Mountain, Sarah Ruppe of Gaffney, S.C., and Helen Wells of Kings Mountain; 12 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren.
Burial: Bethlehem Baptist Church Cemetery, Kings Mountain
Bethlehem Baptist Cemetery
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Nov 05, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 31153291