William Alton Dixon, Jr.

Graveside services will be held at 2:00 PM Tuesday at Prospect Cemetery for Mr. William Alton Dixon, Jr., 83, of Richton, MS.
He died Saturday, January 20, 2018 at his residence.
Mr. Dixon was head mechanic for 30 years with McMullan Chrysler Motor Company and was also an employee with USM Maintenance Dept. up until he retired.
He was preceded in death by his parents, W.A., Sr. and Ada Dixon.
He is survived by his wife of sixty six years, Doris Fox Dixon; two sons, William Wesley Dixon, Sr. and Roger Dale Dixon both of Richton; one daughter, Linda Joyce Dixon of Richton; one sister, Linda Faye Prescott of Petal; three brothers, Marlin Dixon of Terry, MS, Thomas Dixon of Richton, and Kenneth Dixon of Saucier; seven grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and a number of nieces and nephews.
Hulett-Winstead Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.