Robert Lee Dixon

Memorial services for Robert Lee Dixon, age 67 of Rockdale are scheduled for 1:00 p.m. Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Phillips & Luckey Funeral Home Chapel in Rockdale. Family friend Jackie Nance Corkman will officiate. Robert Lee was born April 16, 1951 in Greenville, Mississippi to Ruby Lee Dixon. He graduated from Gentry High School in Mississippi. He served in the U.S. Army from February 1971 to November 1972. On November 8, 1983, he and Genell Wells were married in Cameron, Texas and made their home in Rockdale. Robert Lee worked as a utility specialist at Alcoa in Rockdale. He attended Rising Star Baptist Church in Rockdale. He was a member of the Steelworkers Union and enjoyed hunting and fishing. He passed away Saturday, July 28, 2018 at his home in Rockdale, after his fight with cancer. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Crystal Leigh Dixon on September 25, 2017; his mother, Ruby Lee Dixon; and mother-in-law, Ella Brown. Surviving are his wife, Genell Dixon of Rockdale; two sons, Robert Lee Dixon, Jr. of Pflugerville and Terral Dixon and wife, Cinda of Rockdale; three daughters, La Toya Wells of Hutto, Pamela Wells Ogwu and husband Daniel of Steiner Ranch and Jaleesa Dixon of Pflugerville; two sisters, Victoria Lee Dixon of Moorhead, Mississippi and Gloria Dixon of Alabama; and ten grandchildren, Iva Bonner, III, Chris Johnson, Jahia Bell, Rhasha Bell, Kywn Bell, Michael Balaco, Messhia Balaco, Jazzy Dixon, Mason Dixon and Loyna Dixon.

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