Roger E. Dixon
November 29, 1953 ‒ May 05, 2019
Roger E. Dixon, age 65, of Fredericktown, died Sunday May 5, 2019 at his residence. Roger was born September 29, 1953 in Greenville, Ohio to Robert Dixon and Jean (Hilterbran) Dixon.
He served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War and had been a long distance truck driver for 33 years.
He was a member of the Am Vets in Bellville.
Surviving are his wife of 34 years Kim (Simmons) Dixon; his step mother Margaret Crosswhite; his daughter Frhonda Blair; stepsons Leslie (Sherri) Chester and Troy (Emily) Chester; 2 grandchildren, 3 step grandchildren and a step great grandson; his brother Russell (Liz) Dixon; sisters Belinda (Steve) Wearly, Moleta (Dave) Cramblett and Dee Etta Niece; sisters-in-law Jean (Lowell) Baxter and Roxanne Morrison; brother-in-law Gordon (Shirley) Simmons; many nieces and nephews and his feline companion “Spot”. Besides his parents, Roger was preceded in death by his father-in-law and mother-in-law Cecil and Velma (Williams) Simmons, brother-in-law and his wife Gerald and Sandy Simmons.
Friends may call Tuesday May 7, 2019 from 5pm to 7pm at the Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown where a funeral service will be held Wednesday at 11am with Kim’s cousin Donald Williams officiating. Military honors by the Knox County Joint Veterans Council will follow the funeral at the funeral home. Burial will be at a later date in Forest Cemetery in Fredericktown.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 17700 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.
To leave a memory or and online condolence to the family, visit www.snyderfuneralhomes.com
The Snyder Funeral Home in Fredericktown is honored to serve the family of Roger E. Dixon.
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