WHITEVILLE — Henry Leon Dixon, 91, died Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at his residence. He was born March 27, 1923, the son of the late John and Odessa Connor Dixon.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 10 at Saint James AME Zion Church, 16297 Twisted Hickory Road, Bladenboro. The family will receive friends Saturday, May 10 one hour prior to the service at the church. Following lunch, burial will be in Murphy Cemetery in Pollocksville. C.E. Willie Funeral & Cremation Services of Sanford is handling the arrangements. Peoples Funeral Home of Whiteville is announcing for the family.
Surviving are his daughter, Jacqueline Roseboro of the home; four grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.