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Richard E. Dixon
September 20, 1949 ~ August 25, 2023 (age 73) 73 Years Old
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Richard Dixon, age 73 of Salem, Indiana passed away Friday, August 25, 2023 at 11:41 am, in his residence.
Born September 20, 1949 in Jamestown, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Reynolds Dixon and Ada L. (Stephens) Dixon.
He had been a life resident of Washington County and on December 9, 1977 he married Terry D. (Costin) Dixon.
He was retired from The Salem Fire Department after 20+ years and was a volunteer before joining the Department full time. He also drove for the Amish community in retirement.
Wife: Terry D. (Costin) Dixon
Son: Duane K. (Lana) Hamilton of Salem, Indiana;
Daughter: Ginger Butler of Salem, Indiana;
Daughter: Kerri (Chuck) Williams of Salem, Indiana;
Daughter: Tabi Wooten of Crothersville, Indiana;
Brother: Homer Dixon of Louisville, Kentucky.
3 granddaughters: Paige Devliegher (Alex), Natasha Butler, Kelli Longwell
3 grandsons: Nathan Williams (Ashley), Dylan Williams, Blake Wright
great grandchildren: Easton and Cole Williams, Jayce Longwell and Jarvis Motley.
He was preceded in death by a grandson Bailey Layne Hamilton.
Funeral Service: 11:00 am Tuesday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Matt Gorman officiating. Interment at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem, Indiana.
Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Monday and 9 to 11 am Tuesday at Dawalt Funeral Home.
The Family Requests Donations to:
Bailey's Fund at the
Washington County Community Foundation
1707 North Shelby St.
Salem, Indiana 47167