SNEADS FERRY – Ronald J. Dixon 87, was born on January 7, 1934 in Onslow County and died on November 18, 2021 at Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center in Wilmington. A Graveside service is planned 10:00AM on November 24th, 2021 at Coastal Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Jacksonville with Rev. Preston Wells officiating, military honors will follow.
Ronald will be well remembered for his dedication to family and years of service in Army National Guard of North Carolina where he served for over thirty years. Ronald was also a City US mail carrier for over thirty years.
Ronald was preceded in death by his parents: Odie B. and Emma Marshburn Dixon; brothers Leo Dixon, and Carl Dixon; two sisters, Sadie Newman and Nell Covil.
Ronald is survived by his wife Delora Shepard Dixon; two daughters, Elizabeth Carney ( Bill) of Rocky Point and Cathy Boles (Daryll) of Hampstead; two grandchildren, Charles Seaton Jr. of Myrtle Beach and Gabriel McDaniel of Rocky Point.
In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to: Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center, 1414 Physicians Dr. Wilmington, NC.