Collier-Butler Funeral Home

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Linda Dixon

June 3, 1941July 22, 2019

Linda Dixon, age 78, of Ohatchee, Alabama passed away on Monday July 22, 2019. A memorial service will be held on Friday, July 26, 2019 at 2pm at the Ohatchee United Methodist Church with Rev. Stephen Barber officiating. The family will receive friends at the church from 1pm until 2 preceding the service.

Linda was born June 3, 1941 in Birmingham, AL to Lorraine Bradford Evans and Byron Baxter Evans. She attended Ensley High School, the University of Alabama, the University of Southwestern Louisiana, and the University of Montevallo, where she majored in Speech and Hearing Therapy. Linda was an avid Bridge and Mahjongg player and an active member of the Gadsden Greeters for many years.

Linda is survived by Charles Dixon, her husband of 57 years; her three children Charles Dixon, Jr.(Melissa) of Hoover, AL, Byron Dixon (Lucienda) of Priceville, AL., and Kimberly Dixon of Helena, AL; and four grandsons Charles III (Katie), Evan, Spencer, and Luke Dixon.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.collier-butler.com for the Dixon family.


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Heather Nix Scharfenberg

July 26, 2019

Dear Charles, Scooter, Byron and Kim,
I'm am so sad to hear that Linda has passed away.
Y'all were such good friends to our family & Linda was especially so welcoming when we moved to Chandalar many moons ago. Linda was an ideal neighbor and friend and such a true southern lady.
Thinking and praying for all of you today. ❤

Emma Taylor

July 24, 2019

Kim, so sorry to hear of your loss and thinking of you and your family at this incredibly hard time Emma xx

holly ramsey

July 24, 2019

I am sorry about your loss. You remain in my thoughts and prayers during this hard time. x

Bert Carroll

July 23, 2019

I was deeply saddened and shocked to learn of the passing of Linda Dixon. Having been friends for many years living in Pelham, Al. we often saw and visited Linda and Charles. All with good memories especially reminiscing about the two trips we took together; Tahiti and Hawaii.

Our children went to school together and were friends although time and distance often separates those once close acquaintances.

Linda and Charles were very hospitable in our neighborhood.
Linda was always very supportive when my first wife(JoAnn) had her many hospital visits. My last correspondence with Linda was a card at Christmas after I had announced that I had remarried after loosing my first wife eleven years earlier. She was very supportive and happy for us in our new life together. I just wish that Helen could have met Linda and Charles and come to learn the wonderful people you are.
Both Helen and I want to extend our deepest symphony to the Dixon family and we will keep you in our thought and prayers.

Bert & Helen Carroll

David Shaw

July 23, 2019

So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and Prayers for you Kim and your family.
BIG HUGS - David S.