C. Stephen Dixon, 50, of Homosassa, died Friday, May 3, 2013, at home under the loving care of his family and Hospice of Citrus County. He was born Dec. 20, 1962, in Clearwater, Fla., to Marjorie and Charles Dixon and came here 42 years ago from Oldsmar. He was the field operations supervisor for the Citrus County Board of County Commissioners Department of Engineering, with 30 years of service. He enjoyed boating, loved motorcycles and spoiling his granddaughter.
He is survived by his loving wife of 28 years, Sandra Dixon; sons Dustin Dixon (Carrie) of Homosassa and Darren Dixon (Chelley) of Citrus Springs; brothers Robert Taggart of Homosassa and Lawrence Taggart of Floral City; sisters Janet Sparks (Clifford) of Spring Hill and Dorothy Hennick of Gainesville; and granddaughter Hailey Dixon.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Thursday, May 9, at Strickland Funeral Home Chapel in Crystal River. Friends are invited to visitation with the family from 2 p.m. until service time. A procession to Fountains Memorial Park Cemetery for inurnment services will follow. Arrangements are under the care of Strickland Funeral Home with Crematory.