- Last Updated on 03:57 PM 07/03/13
Mrs. Geraldine Coleman Dixon of 1056 Pitt Trail, Vernon Hill died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at her residence at the age of 77.
Mrs. Dixon was born in Halifax County on Nov. 12, 1935 and was the daughter of the late Mr. John Howard Coleman and Mrs. Rosa Lee Woodson Coleman. She was married to Mr. Johnnie Howard Dixon and was a member of Christ In You Worship Center.
In addition to her husband, survivors include five sons, Mr. John Howard Dixon Jr., Mr. Earl Thomas Dixon and wife Cathie, Mr. Paul Clinton Dixon and Bishop Joseph Abraham Dixon Sr. and wife Marlene, all of Vernon Hill, and Mr. David Wayne Dixon of Chase City; one sister, Mrs. Rosa Mae Wilkins, of Vernon Hill; seven grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Dixon was preceded in death by two sisters, Mrs. Luvenia Reed and Mrs. Esther Coleman; and one brother, Mr. James Napoleon Coleman.
Funeral services for Mrs. Dixon will be held Saturday, July 6, at 11 a.m. at Christ In You Worship Center, Vernon Hill. Bishop Joseph Dixon will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the residence.
Public viewing will be Friday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. at Jeffress Funeral Home.
Arrangements are by Jeffress Funeral Home, South Boston.