Mr. Lewis Dixon, 87, passed away Monday, April 1, 2013, at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill. He was born Aug. 27, 1925, in Kershaw and was a son of the late Florence Dixon. He attended Trinity Pentecostal Holiness Church. Mr. Dixon was a loving son, father, grandfather, brother and friend. He loved going to church and loved to piddle and sit on his lot. Mr. Dixon also loved to piddle with his junk, and was a World War II
veteran. Mr. Dixon is survived by a son, Tony Dixon and his wife, Lynn, of Lancaster; three daughters, Frances Baker, Jeannie Sowell and Linda Helms, all of Lancaster; two brothers, Jerry Dixon and his wife, Sally Carol, of Camden and William Dixon and his wife, Shirley, of Lancaster; three sisters, Doshia Mae Collins and Eula Mae Elliott, both of Camden and Ruth Dixon Tracy of Midland, N.C.; 11 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in heaven by his mother, Florence Dixon; a sister, Jessie Lee Knight; a brother, David L. Dixon; two sons-in-law, Richard Baker and Boyce Helms; and a grandson, Tripp Hinson. Services to celebrate the life of Mr. Dixon are 2 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Lancaster Funeral Home- Chapel, officiated by the Rev. Debra Whiteside, with burial in the Pine Grove Freewill Baptist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 4, at Lancaster Funeral Home and other times at the home of Tony and Lynn Dixon, 1197 Laurel Ave. Notes to the family may be made at www.lancasterfuneralhome.com.
Lancaster Funeral Home & Cremation Service is serving the family of Mr. Dixon.