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 Connie Mae <I>Dixon</I> Fox

Connie Mae Dixon Fox

Birth
Troy, Montgomery County, North Carolina, USA
Death 17 Nov 2012 (aged 79)
Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina, USA
Burial Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 101021057 · View Source
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Mrs. Connie Mae Dixon Fox, 79, of Statesville, passed away Saturday, November 17, 2012 at Brian Center of Statesville following a brief battle with Alzheimer's.

Mrs. Fox was born August 31, 1933 in Troy, NC and was the daughter of the late Jacob James (J.J.) Dixon and Myrtle Hansel Dixon. She attended Montgomery County Schools and in 1951, she married RL Fox, who survives.

Mrs. Fox was a homemaker and a seamstress and she was a member of New Bethany Baptist Church.

Along with her parents, Mrs. Fox was also preceded in death by two brothers, William L. Dixon and Lloyd H. Dixon along with two sisters, Carol Hager and Olivia Kate Dixon.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, RL Fox of the home, one daughter, Sandra Benfield (Mike) and one son, Jeffery Fox (Louise), all of Statesville. She is also survived by three granddaughters, Amy Gregory Slattery of Statesville, Lori Jackson (Aaron) of Winston-Salem and Heather Skinner of Statesville along with two grandsons, Justin Benfield (Kim) and Joshua Benfield and one great-grandson, Josiah Benfield, all of Statesville. She is further survived by two brothers, Charles Dixon of Asheboro and Ronald Dixon (Sandy) of Conover and five sisters, Mable Fox, Rachel Lambert, Nellie Allen, and Wilma Smith, all of Statesville and Margaret Holt of Thomasville. One sister-in-law, Jackie Dixon of Statesville and a host of nieces and nephews also survive.

Funeral services for Mrs. Fox will be conducted at 2:00 pm Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at New Bethany Baptist Church with Rev. Bill Mason and Rev. Mike Benfield officiating. Burial will follow in the New Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will visit with friends Tuesday evening from 7:00 until 8:30 pm at Nicholson Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th fl., New York, NY 10001 or to Charis Community Church, 1250 Buffalo Shoals Road, Statesville, NC 28677, or to New Bethany Baptist Church, 106 Eufola Rd Statesville NC, 28677.

Online condolences can be made to the family at www.nicholsonfunerals.com/obituaries and Nicholson Funeral Home is serving the family of Connie Fox.


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  • Created by: Barbara Spears Pipek
  • Added: 20 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 101021057
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Connie Mae Dixon Fox (31 Aug 1933–17 Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 101021057, citing New Bethany Baptist Church Cemetery, Statesville, Iredell County, North Carolina, USA ; Maintained by Barbara Spears Pipek (contributor 46800452) .