Alton Eugene Dixon, 79, died suddenly Monday evening, July 8, 2019, at Memorial Satilla Health in Waycross.

He was a native of Pierce County and a 1959 graduate of Blackshear High School. He was a cabinet builder who owned and operated Dixon Cabinet Shop.  He was a member of High Bluff Primitive Baptist Church.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Alton Dixon and Mattie Hickox Dixon; his daughter, Diane Marie Wilson; and six sisters, Lorene, Mildred, Nina, Faye, Wynell and Valine.

Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Sandra Lee Dixon, Waycross; one son, Joe Dixon (Kelda), Waycross; one grandson, Jamie Dixon; one brother, Johnny Dixon (Donna), Waycross; one sister, Linda Gail Head (Danny), Commerce; brother-in-law, Jesse Crawford, Blackshear and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will take place from 6-8 p.m. Wednesday, July 10, at the funeral home.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday, July 11, from the High Bluff Primitive Baptist Church. 

Interment will follow in High Bluff Cemetery.  

Sympathy may be expressed by signing the online registry at

Music Funeral Home of Waycross is in charge of arrangements.

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