The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

Obituaries Archives

July 26, 2013

MARY E. DIXON

GOLDSBORO — GOLDSBORO — Mary Elizabeth Dixon, 76, passed away on Wednesday, July 24, 2013 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

Mary was born in Edgecombe County on April 24, 1937 to the late Sam and Mary Ruth Summerlin.  She retired from the Exchange Service at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base. Mary was a longtime active member of Adamsville Baptist Church where she taught Sunday school for 39 years.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 27, 2013 at

Adamsville Baptist Church with the Rev. Ray Smeltzer officiating.  Burial will follow in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.

Mary is survived by her husband, Jim Dixon; daughters, Sandra Sanderson and husband, Rick, of Tarboro and Donna Gupton and husband, Terry, of Power Springs, Ga.; son, James Dixon of Goldsboro; grandchildren, Eric Sanderson, Shelley

Nelson and husband John, Stuart Sanderson, Garrett Gupton and wife Allison, and Olivia Gupton; great-grandson, Cash Nelson; sister, Alice Hale; and sisters-in-law, Edna Blowe, Barbara Collins, and Gracie Dixon.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, N.C. 27534 or to Cures for the Colors, 103 Cox Blvd., Goldsboro, N.C. 27534.

The family will receive friends from 6:30-8 p.m. Friday at Seymour

Funeral Home, Goldsboro, and other times at the home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at  HYPERLINK "http://www.seymourfuneralhome.com" www.seymourfuneralhome.com.

•••

1
Text Only
Obituaries Archives
  • GILBERT S. WAR

    Gilbert Shirley Ward, 95, passed away April 10, 2014 at The Fountain at the Albermarle in Tarboro, N.C. after living a very interesting and event filled life.

    April 16, 2014

  • ROSA L. POWELL

    Rosa Lee Powell, 82, died Sunday April 6. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Baker Funeral Home Chapel with visitation from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m.

    April 11, 2014

  • LUCY K. COUSER

    Lucy K. Couser, 72, died April 7, 2014. Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at Eastern Star Baptist Church.

    April 11, 2014

  • SARAH CHERRY

    Sarah Cherry, age 71, died Friday, April 4, 2014.

    April 10, 2014

  • ELIAS TAYLOR

    Elias Taylor, age 84, died Monday, April 7, 2014.

    April 10, 2014

  • ELIAS TAYLOR

    Elias Taylor died Monday April 7, 2014.

    April 9, 2014

  • REUBEN E. SMITH

    Reuben E. Smith, 75, died Friday, April 4, 2014.

    April 9, 2014

  • SARAH CHERRY

    Sarah Cherry, 71, died Friday, April 4, 2014. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced later by Hemby-Willoughby Mortuary, Inc. of Tarboro.

    April 9, 2014

  • WILLFORD OBIT.jpg RUTH C. WILLIFORD

    Ruth Crowder Williford, age 94, died April 5, 2014 at Vidant Edgecombe Hospital, Tarboro, N.C.

    April 7, 2014 1 Photo

  • KATIE D. SAVAGE

     Katie Denton Savage, 81, passed away on April 5, 2014.

    April 7, 2014

AP Video
Facebook
Twitter Updates
Services