RICHLANDS -- Linda Sandy Dixon, 69, of Richlands died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at her home.
A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 5 at the Jacksonville First Freewill Baptist Church with the Rev. Larry Haggard will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Jacksonville City Cemetery.
She was born in Onslow County and was the daughter of the late Oliver Dixie Sandy and Magdalene Butler Sandy.
She is survived by her husband of 51 years, George Dixon Jr. of the home; one daughter, Heidi E. Williams of Jacksonville; three sons, George D. Dixon III and wife Mary of Richlands, Bryan Keith Dixon of Himrod, N.Y., and John M. Dixon of Jacksonville; two sisters, Vicky Taylor of Jacksonville and Joyce Pominville of Michigan; six brothers, Wayne Sandy, Fredrick Sandy, both of Richlands, Glenn Sandy of Canton, Mich., Edward Sandy, Harold Sandy and O.D. Sandy, all of Jacksonville; ten grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 4 at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Condolences may be left at jonesfh.org