William Dixon, US Army (Ret.)

William Dixon, age 84, of Clarksville, passed away Friday, April 16, 2021, at Tennova Healthcare.

William was born June 5, 1936, in Philipsburg, PA, to the late Jeremiah Dixon and Pearl Spitler Dixon. He was also preceded in death by one brother, Ronald Dixon. Mr. Dixon retired from the US Army, having served for 23 years, and later worked for TVA. He was a member of Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

A Celebration of Life Service was held Wednesday, April 21, at 2:00 PM, at the Chapel of Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home. Burial followed at Riverview Cemetery. Visitation was Tuesday, April 20, from 3:00 to 7:00 PM, and Wednesday, April 21, from 12:00 PM until the hour of service, at the funeral home.

William is survived by his wife, Kay Glas Dixon; four sons, Robert "Bobby" (Jennifer) Dixon, Ron (Brenda) Dixon, Jerry (Brenda) Dixon, and Billy (Jayne) Dixon; daughter, Sandra Dixon (Mark) Black; two brothers, Wayne (Nancy) Dixon and Jack (Ann) Dixon; 15 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; and his beloved dogs, Sammy and Teddy.