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William Rogers Dixon, age 84 of Roanoke Rapids, NC, died May 30. 2018, at Wake Medical Center, Raleigh, NC.

Mr. Dixon, was born in Roanoke Rapids, NC the son of the late Hugh Rogers Dixon and Janie Hughes Dixon. He was a retired pipefitter and carpenter. He was preceded in death by his foster children: Connie Walker, Rosa Cain, Sandra Johnson, Buck Chambliss and Vernon Chambliss.

Mr. Dixon is Survived by: His friend Ruby Bennett Hobbs: a daughter Maxine Sanderson, of Roanoke Rapids, NC; two foster daughters, Verla Jenkins of Roanoke Rapids, NC and Robin Crank and her husband Chris, of South Carolina; 22 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.

The family will receive at Wrenn Clarke & Hagan Funeral and Cremation Service, Sunday June 3, 2018, from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.

Funeral services will be held in the funeral home chapel, Monday, June 4, 2018, at 11:00 AM, with Rev. James Rawls officiating. Interment will follow in Cedarwood Cemetery, Roanoke Rapids, NC.


1015 West 5th Street

Roanoke Rapids, NC 27870



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