Donald "Gene" Dixon

  • BORN: September 17, 1925
  • DIED: December 1, 2012
  • LOCATION: Hillsboro, Ohio

Donald Eugene "Gene" Dixon age 87 of Hillsboro died Saturday, December 1, 2012 at the Bethesda North Hospital in Montgomery. He was born September 17, 1925 in Bridges, Ohio the son of the late Gerald and Leola Perie Dixon. Mr. Dixon had retired after thirty-six years of service with Cincinnati Milacron as an electrician. He was a U. S. Army Veteran of World War II and a member of the Highland County Antique Machinery Club. He is survived by his wife, Wilma Jean Current Dixon whom he had married on December 21, 1951 in Leesburg, Ohio, one daughter, Lisa (Terry) Lucas of Leesburg, one son, Lindy (Dee) Dixon of Leesburg, eight grandchildren, Tausha (Brett) Barton, Carly Haines, Casey and Chase Polley, Donnie Ward, Jamie Rothe, Hunter and Tanner Dixon and eleven great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles and Robert Dixon. Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Wednesday at the Leesburg Friends Church. Pastor John Fitzgerald will officiate. Burial with military honors presented by the Highland County Honor Guard will follow in the Hardin's Creek Cemetery at Bridges. Friends may call on Wednesday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Leesburg Friends Church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Highland County Antique Machinery Club, c/o Trent Morrow, 8879 Grimsley Road, Leesburg, Ohio 45135 or to the Highland County Humane Society, P. O. Box 471, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133. The Turner Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information or to send condolences to the family please visit www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc


Visitation
  • December 05, 2012
    11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
  • Leesburg Friends Church
  • 149 South Street
  • Leesburg, OH 45135
  • (937) 780-9375
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Funeral Service
  • December 05, 2012
    1:00 PM
  • Leesburg Friends Church
  • 149 South Street
  • Leesburg, OH 45135
  • (937) 780-9375
  • Get Directions

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