Mr. Dixion Herbert Lee of Geneva, Ala. went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 9, 2014. He was 83. Mr. Lee was born May 29, 1930, in Coffee County, Ala., to the late Herbert and Elizabeth Ann Harris Lee. He attended Ft. Walton High School. After more than 20 years of service he retired from Civil Service at Eglin Air Force Base working in transportation. He was a member of Mt. Olive Assembly of God Church where he faithfully served as a deacon for 25 years.
In addition to his parents, two brothers, Billy and Winford Lee preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife of 48 years, Mary Agnes West Lee of Geneva, Ala.; one sister, Dorene Gicker and husband Carl of Ft. Walton Beach; a number of special brothers and sisters-in-law and several special nieces, nephews, other extended family and friends.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. Thursday, March 13, in the Mt. Olive Assembly of God Church with the Rev. Thomas Ealum and the Rev. Cloys Joiner officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery with Sorrells Funeral Home and Crematory of Geneva directing. The family received friends at the funeral home Wednesday, March 12, from 6 to 8 p.m. At all other times the family will be at 395 Graceland Drive, Geneva, Ala. Flowers will be accepted or memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Olive Assembly of God Building Fund or the Children's Church Ministry. Sorrells Funeral Home of Geneva, 334-684-9999, is in charge of arrangements.