- December 19, 2012
- Calhoun, Georgia
of Richard's Passing
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“Kenny Jo, and Family, I am so sorry for your loss. May the Lord richly bless you and keep you and give you the comfort and peace that only he...Read More »
1 of 24 | Posted by: Karen Lance Bartenfield - Resaca, GA
“Kenny Jo, Penny & Shelby, We were so sorry to hear about your Dad & Pawpaw. Our thoughts & Prayers are with you all.
2 of 24 | Posted by: Troy & Donna Parker - Calhoun, GA
3 of 24 | Posted by: Jimmy Faulkenberry - Calhoun, GA
“to all of pickles children your dad and pasty has all ways been really good friends of all of my family as long as i can remember they were great...Read More »
4 of 24 | Posted by: teresa cronan silvers - fairmount, GA
“Prayers being sent kenny jo ...so sorry for u and your family
5 of 24 | Posted by: terry holman n family - calhoun, GA
“"Pickle" was great man and helped me many times in need. He would and did help many of us through the years even if it was with a car, tires, or a...Read More »
6 of 24 | Posted by: GARY & MARSHA WILSON - GA
“JEFF & FAMILY & KENNY &FAMILY I so sorry for the passing of pickle he was always my friend & help me a lot over the years. Always remember ...Read More »
7 of 24 | Posted by: jackie dean bess - fairmount, GA
“I would like to send my thoughts and prayers to Vanessa and her family. You all are in my prayers. Please stay strong and know that we are thinking...Read More »
8 of 24 | Posted by: Donnie Bowman - Calhoun, GA
“I have known Pickle most all my life. I am so sorry to know he has passed away. He will be dearly missed
9 of 24 | Posted by: Donnie Jones - Resaca, GA
“Sorry for your loss. I always considered Pickle as a friend. He was truly, one of a kind.
10 of 24 | Posted by: Charlie McBee - Friend
“Sorry for your lost kj,penny, shelby, and the rest of the family
11 of 24 | Posted by: Steve Higgins aka captain - GA
“Kenny Joe ,I am sad to hear of your dads passing.I have known your family for most of my life.I will be thinking of yall in my prayers.I also send my...Read More »
12 of 24 | Posted by: Tommy Sloan - Calhoun, GA
“I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with each of you during this time and the days to come. Blessings to you all....
13 of 24 | Posted by: Patricia Thomas David - Calhoun, GA
“We are so sorry for the loss of your Dad and our Hearts are with you all if you need anything we are here.
14 of 24 | Posted by: Michael and Virginia Yancey - GA
“Life offers abundant challenges as we deal with enormous "unknowns." Fortunatley, God leads us every step of the way, and gives us wisdom.. Hoping...Read More »
15 of 24 | Posted by: Ursula & Richey
“I extend my heartfelt sympathy to the Dixon family. May those precious memories of your dear loved one Richard be foremost in your hearts and minds...Read More »
16 of 24 | Posted by: MB
“Pickle was a good friend of my Dad's. My Dad took me to Pickles car lot to buy me my first car. There were many car purchases after that one. He was...Read More »
17 of 24 | Posted by: Katrina Parker Santori - calhoun, GA
“I wil always miss you baby......... Love your wife............
18 of 24 | Posted by: vanessa - calhoun, GA - wife
“Prayers are with the Family!
19 of 24 | Posted by: Ritchie - Plainville, GA - Friend
“A GREAT MAN AND A GOOD FRIEND.REST IN PEACE MY FRIEND.
20 of 24 | Posted by: SONNY WINKLE - calhoun, GA
“He recently called me his son and I would be proud to be his son.I wiil always miss you and never forget you!!
21 of 24 | Posted by: Jeff Holden - Cartersville
“Jeff and Rita, We are so sorry to hear this news. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
22 of 24 | Posted by: Wilson and Louise Baxley - GA
“So sorry for the famliy's loss, I thought alot of Pickle.
He will be missed.
23 of 24 | Posted by: Tony Tumlin - calhoun, GA
“Kenny Joe and Family, We are so sad to hear of your loss. My dad, Joe Garrett, who dies 3 years ago, purchased many cars from your dad. We will keep...Read More »
24 of 24 | Posted by: Jackie and Mike McDaniel - GA
Mr. Richard "Pickle" Dixon, Jr., age 74, of Calhoun, Georgia, departed this life Wednesday afternoon, December 19, 2012. Richard was born January 28, 1938 in Calhoun, Georgia, a son of the late Roy Richard Dixon, Sr. and Montine Lipscomb Dixon. He was also preceded in death by his first wife, Patsy Jacks Dixon, a son, Rodney Richard Dixon and his brother, Bobby Dixon.
Richard was a used car dealer most of his life and was the owner of Dixon's Used Cars for forty-four years.
He is survived by his wife, Vanessa Evans Dixon of the residence; daughters and son-in-law, Songa Dixon, Angie and Chad Brumlow; sons and daughters-in-law, Kenny Joe and Penny Dixon, Jeffery and Rita Dixon; step-children and spouses, Kristy and Richard Beasley, Wayne and Ashley McBrayer, Erica and Brandon Kempson and Dana and Josh Hall; sisters, Margie Davis and Wilma Harrison; fifteen grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephew and many friends.
Services to celebrate the life of Mr. Richard "Pickle" Dixon, Jr., will be held Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. at Ponders Calhoun Chapel with Reverend Joe Hall and Reverend Winfred Casey officiating. He will be laid to rest at the Haven of Rest Cemetery with Richard Beasley, Josh Hall, Wayne McBrayer, Adam Moore, Mitchell Dixon and Josh Dixon serving as pallbearers. The Calhoun Fire Dept will serve as honorary pallbearers. The family will receive friends at Ponders Calhoun Chapel from 5:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. Friday and after 11:00 a.m. Saturday until the service hour.
Arrangements by, Ponders Calhoun Chapel, Hwy. 41 North, Calhoun, GA 30701, 706-625-7577
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