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Cemetery

Roselawn Memorial Gardens

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Visitation

Covington Memorial Wesleyan Church
Monday July 22nd, 2019
6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Funeral Service

Covington Memorial Wesleyan Church
Tuesday July 23rd, 2019
2:00pm

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Betty Harmon Dixon

Betty Harmon Dixon, 75, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at home surrounded by her family. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019 at Covington Wesleyan Church with Rev. Ralph Clayton officiating. The family will receive friends at Covington from 6-8 PM on Monday, July 22nd, 2019 and other times at the home. Betty was born to the late Gorrell and Grace Parrish in Stokes County, NC. She retired from the Rockingham County School System after giving more than 20 years of service. She was also a devoted member of the JOY Group and Covington Wesleyan Church. Betty loved traveling and visited all 50 states, but most of all; she loved her family and spending time with her children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will be greatly missed. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by the father of her girls, Wendell Harmon; son, David Harmon; brothers, James Parrish and Gorrell Parrish; sister, Mary Lou Bradshaw. Survivors include her husband of 16 years, Davis Dixon; daughters, Gina Stephens and husband Keith, Jan Denny and husband, Wayne; Step-Daughters, Rena Walker and husband, Ken, Stephanie Truell and husband, Tom; grandchildren, Andrew Stephens, Jared Stephens and wife, Sydney, Erin Stephens, Caroline Denny and Landon Denny; step grandchildren, Maghon Taylor and husband Chris, Clint Walker and wife, Alyson, Kasey Helms and husband Tyler along with three great grandchildren; siblings, Randy Boles and Peggy Moore as well as a large extended family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in her honor to Covington Wesleyan Church at 3218 Vance Street Extension, Reidsville, NC 27320. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.wilkersonfuneral.com.


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A candle was lit in memory of Betty Dixon

Kim Stone Jul 23 2019 11:58 AM

Betty was one of the sweetest people I have ever known. Getting to know her when we worked at Burlington Mills so many years ago I will always treasure. She was a fantastic mom and grandmother. She was a genuine friend. She will be missed by many. Heaven truly is an even better place with her now. :heart:

Marie Talbott Jul 23 2019 11:03 AM

Davis and family, I am so sorry to hear of Betty's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Cathy Dixon Stultz

Cathy Dixon Stultz Jul 23 2019 9:37 AM

I haven't known Betty as long as others. However after I met her I thought what a grand and special person. Happy for years that she and Davis. God wanted another Angel. Love you all

Gail Sharp Jul 22 2019 11:32 PM

Gina and Jan, you are in my thoughts and prayers. Shannon Hart

Shanon Hart Jul 22 2019 9:13 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Dixon

Frances Cain Jul 22 2019 4:52 PM

To all the family members, even tho I only know Gina. I am so sorry for your loss I can not imagine how you all are feeling. I am blessed I still have both of my parents and I do not take that for granted at all. Just wanted to let you all know I am thinking and praying for you all. May God help you all thru this terrible time that you are going through. Wanda DeLapp Stanley

Wanda DeLapp Stanley Jul 22 2019 11:01 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Dixon

Wanda DeLapp Stanley Jul 22 2019 10:58 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Betty Dixon

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A candle was lit in memory of Betty Dixon

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