Mr. James David Dixon "Peter", 56, departed this life on Thursday, September 2, 2021 at Piedmont Medical Center in Rock Hill, SC.
He graduated from York County Schools, and joined the United States Army in 1983. He served his country as a great soldier, receiving an Army Commendation Medal and Expert Badges with a rifle and hand grenade.
Peter, as he was affectionately known, was a very kind-hearted man who would help anyone. Those left to grieve his loss will miss his talks and the laughter that he brought to so many.
We are not saying goodbye, but so long solider. May we meet again.
He leaves to cherish his memory his mother, Janie Dixon of Rock Hill, SC; daughters, Serretta Dixon and Kimberly Dixon of Fayetteville, NC; a son, James Dixon, Jr. of Fayetteville, NC; brothers, Anthony Dixon, Cory Dixon, Timothy Dixon and Veny Dixon; a sister, Janie Gwin; eight grandchildren; as well as a host of aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm, Thursday, September 9, 2021 at Wright Funeral Home in York, SC. Burial with Military Honors will follow at 9:00 am, Friday, September 10, 2021 at Fort Jackson National Cemetery in Columbia, SC.
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