Charles Eddie Dixon, 74, of Cleveland passed away Sunday, February 15, 2015 in a Hamilton County healthcare facility.
He was married to his loving wife, Erna Lee for fifty three years and was a grandfather and great grandfather who dearly loved his grandkids. He had lived in Cleveland his entire life and was a member of Mt. Olive Church of God. He retired from Maytag where he was a truck driver. Mr. Dixon was also an avid Nascar and UT fan.
He was preceded in death by his parents; Flavis and Lula Mae Dixon, and one sister; Lorine Rakestraw.
He is survived by his wife; Erna Lee, one son, Charles Mark Dixon and wife, Robin Ann of Cleveland; three grandchildren; Misty Caldwell, Shelby Bishop, both of Cleveland and Tabitha Dodson and husband, Randall of Ft. Stewart, GA.; four great grandchildren: Isaiah Caldwell, Malachi Caldwell and Nehemiah Caldwell, all of Cleveland and Grace Dodson of Ft. Stewart, GA; two brothers, Ronnie Dixon of Chattanooga, Harold Dixon of Cleveland and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral Services will be conducted Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home with Reverend Paul Lee officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens with Thomas Hickman, Don Swafford, Larry Davis, Clifford Murphy, Paul Perkins and Martin Heifner as pallbears. A white Dove Release will conclude the ceremony.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, February 18, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Wednesday, February 18, 2015 from 5:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Thursday, February 19, 2015 at 2:00 PM in the chapel of Ralph Buckner Funeral Home