Lewis T. Dixon was born to Eddie Clarence Truitt and Minnie Belle Robinson on April 28, 1940 in Boyle, MS. He passed Sunday, September 19, 2021. He graduated from Roosevelt High school, Class of "1959". Lewis worked as the head custodian for the Gary Community School Corp. Lewis opened his owned business LTD Heating & Cooling. Lewis was preceded in death by his parents, his first wife Robbie Dixon, son Lewis T. Dixon Jr., brothers Jessie Dixon and Charles Truitt. He leaves to cherish his memory wife Melissa Dixon, children: Stephen (Karen) Dixon, Cheryl (Wilton) Carr, Jr., Khari Dixon, David (Tamara) Dixon ,La'Tavia and La'Niya Dixon; 3 sisters: Linda (Fard) Elliott ,Gloria Truitt, and Shirley Truitt; 8 grandchildren: Stephen J Dixon II, Monique Dixon, Kiara Dixon, Kayla Dixon, Toni Dixon, Tyler Davis, Keyara Dixon, Khari Dixon Jr., Ziyanna Hunes; Bonus Children: Alonzo Kelley, Alissa Williams, Zarriyanna Garner, Destany Kelley, and Jennifer-Rose Kelley; Several Bonus Grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren and a host of relatives and friends. Visitation Friday, September 2 4, 2021 from 9-11:00a.m. with funeral services to follow at 11:00 a.m. All services at New Mt. Moriah Church. Interment Evergreen Cemetery.
Published by Post-Tribune on Sep. 23, 2021.