CHESAPEAKE - Darius Tyre Major Dixon, 18, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 7, 2013. Darius was born on January 1, 1995 in Newport News, VA. He was a 2013 graduate of Western Branch High School, where he was a star on the track team. At the time of his death, Darius was a freshman at Liberty University, Lynchburg, VA., where he was a member of the track team. He is survived by his parents Pastors Herman and Shineka Dixon, Chesapeake, VA; Brother, Micah Dixon, Chesapeake, VA; Grandparents Isadore and Marilynn Major, Yorktown, VA and Louise Whitfield, Maxton, NC; Aunts, Lakeshia Major, Woodbridge, VA; Cathy McQueen, Maxton, NC; Dollie Stanley, Maxton, NC; Rochelle Smith (Shawn), Ruther Glen, VA; Uncles Derrick Major, Woodbridge, VA; Bryant Dixon Sr. (Regina), Maxton, NC and a host of family and friends. Funeral services for Darius will be held on Saturday, December 14, 2013 at 11 a.m. at Bethel Church, 1705 Todds Lane, Hampton, VA with burial to follow in Hampton Memorial Gardens. Arrangement are under the care of Peninsula Funeral Home, 11144 Warwick Blvd Newport News, VA.
Peninsula Funeral Home
11144 Warwick Boulevard Newport News, VA 23601
Published in Daily Press on Dec. 13, 2013