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William Harvey Dixon

November 15, 1944 ~ January 4, 2023 (age 78) 78 Years Old
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Obituary

Mr. William Harvey Dixon 78, of Burlington, NC transitioned on January 4, 2023 at Alamance Regional Hospital in Burlington, NC. He was born to Albert Dixon and Dallie Odell Pettiford Dixon on November 15, 1944 in Orange County.

He was an easy going person who enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He loved watching nature programs on television and in his earlier years he loved going to the Drag Strip watching the cars race. He graduated in 1963 from Central High School in Graham before entering the United States Army where he was honorably discharged.

He is survived by his daughters, Angela Dixon Lipford (Tyrone), Andrea Irby (Charles), Valerie Dixon, Wendy Dixon; son, Wiliam Dixon; brother, Linwood Dixon; sisters, Mildred Odell Williamson (Fred), Elsie Dark (Raymond); grandchildren, Brandon Dixon, Aaliyah Daye, Tori Haith, Tyrell Bigelow along with a host of family and friends,

William was preceded in death by his parents Albert and Dallie Dixon; brothers, James B. Dixon, Otha Lee Dixon, John Albert Dixon; sisters, Margie Pettiford Yellock and Clorine Dixon Stanfield. 

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Services

Public Viewing/walk through
Tuesday
January 10, 2023

1:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Wake-with the Family present
Wednesday
January 11, 2023

11:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Funeral Service
Wednesday
January 11, 2023

12:00 PM
Sharpe Funeral Home, Inc,
520 Rosenwald St.
Burlington, NC 27217

Video is available for this event


Burial

North Lawn Cemetery
947-999 Ross St.
Burlington, NC 27217

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