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William Raymon Dixon
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Birth: Dec. 30, 1916
Death: Jun. 24, 2000

Shelby - Mr. William Raymon Daxon, 83, of 910 Wyke Road, died Saturday, June 24, 2000, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.

Born in Cleveland County, he was a son of the late Linzie and martha Wright Dixon. He was a retired industrial trouble shooter with Electric Motor Service. He was a member of First Baptist Church, the D.A.V. and V.F.W. He was a World war II Navy veteran, serving aboard LST 284 as coxswain.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Arson Dixon, and two sisters, Kathleen Dixon and Alma Dixon Kale.

Surviving are his wife, Rachel Heavner Dixon, two sons, William "Bill" R Dixon Jr. and his wife, Cathy, of Cherryville and Charles L "Chuck" Dixon and his wife, Teresa, of Dallas; a sister, Shirley Williams of Simpsonville, S.C.; three grandchildren, Michael Wray and his wife, Allison, Jeff Whitaker and his wife, Kelly and Jason Whitaker; and two great-grandchildren, Kennedy Wray and Amber McGraw.

A graveside service will be Monday at 8 P.m. at Cleveland Memorial Park, with Rev. tony Tench officiating.

The family will receive friends tonight from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at Cecil M. Burton Funeral Home.

United States Navy
World War II
Family links: 
  Jacob Linzie Dixon (1890 - 1943)
  Martha Ann Wright Green Dixon (1888 - 1981)
  Margarett Rachel Heavner Dixon (1927 - ____)*
  Arson Grady Dixon (1915 - 1994)*
  William Raymon Dixon (1916 - 2000)
  Cathlene Dixon (1918 - 1918)*
  Shirley Elizabeth Dixon Williams (1919 - 2005)*
  Alma Inez Dixon Kale (1925 - 1991)*
*Calculated relationship
Cleveland Memorial Park
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Maintained by: Brenda Kale Ballard
Originally Created by: Sharon & Jackie
Record added: Jul 01, 2009
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William Raymon Dixon
Added by: Brenda Kale Ballard
William Raymon Dixon
Added by: Sharon & Jackie
William Raymon Dixon
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