The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Saturday, April 14, 2012 at the Nazarene Church of Jesus Christ-COGIC, 2286 Pineville Road, Buena Vista, Georgia. Elder Larry Franklin, Jr., pastor will officiate. Burial will follow in the Mt. Zion Primitive Baptist Church Cemetery, Mt. Zion Road, Buena Vista, Georgia.
Mary was born May 29, 1969 in Buena Vista, Marion County, Georgia to Paul Dixon and Emma Ruth Street. She was a 1988 graduate of Tri-County, High School. She joined the Cool Spring Baptist Church at an early age. She was a regular attendant of the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church along with her mother and family. She was employed with Home Nursing as a caregiver.
She leaves a legacy of love and golden memories to her beloved family which include her parents: Emma Ruth Street (Nathaniel), and Paul Dixon (Earnestine)-mother), all of Buena Vista, Georgia; her five children, April Dixon Columbus, Georgia, Larico Dixon and Derico Dixon both of Buena Vista, Georgia, Trynesha Dixon, Columbus, Georgia and Antonius Dowsey, Buena Vista, Georgia; seven grandchildren, Troytavia Denmark, Trimaya Dixon, Emmanuel Walton, Jr., Kavious Dixon, Jamirra Dixon, Aleriyah Walton, and Airyanna Dixon; five siblings, Ricky Dixon (Latrice) Boston, Mass., Steve Dixon, Natoria Street, both of Buena Vista, Georgia, Marcus Rogers, and Jermaine Jolly, both of Ellaville, Georgia; grandmother, Oris Tymes, Buena Vista, Georgia; aunts and uncles, Mary Ann Haynes, Cusseta, Georgia, Moses Dixon (Eula), William Winkfield, Roger Tymes (Gwen), and Sammie Tymes all of Buena Vista, Georgia, Robert Tymes, Ft. Mitchell, Alabama, Linda Robinson (Charlie), Columbus, Georgia, Mary Lee, Winter Haven, Florida, Mary Helen Tymes, Columbus, Georgia and Glaydean Johnson, Buena Vista, Georgia; two great aunts, Marie Coley and Leslie Hunt, both of Miami, Florida; beloved nieces and nephews, Nyla, Roderick, Keisha, Anthony, Ricky, Jr., DaQuan, Jamorris and Manyetta; a host of beloved cousins and friends including one devoted friend, Sandra Ingram, Columbus, Georgia.
- malcolm winfield(Friday, April 20 12 03:21 pm EDT)
My God Mary Linda. Gone too soon. I am without words right now to describe how I'm feeling. I will always cherish the memories from childhood all the way up to the last time I saw u which was at grandma's funeral. I love u Mary Linda. May God bless and strengthen your family. RIP, your cousin Malcolm....love always.
- Sherry Francine Oliver(Saturday, April 14 12 01:34 pm EDT)
May the reading of GOD'S holy word comfort and console the family at this time. With sympathy and prayers.
- Watson Dowsey(Friday, April 13 12 02:41 pm EDT)
Sending Our PrayerTo The Dixon Family