Jess William Dixon Jr.
Jess William Dixon Jr., age 71, of Friendsville, passed away Wednesday, June 19, 2013, at home. Preceded in death by parents, Jess and Elizabeth Dixon; brothers, Bruce, Charlie, Billy, George and David Dixon. Survivors include wife of 38 years, Gail Oliver Dixon; son, Jesse Lee Dixon; daughters, Mechelle Lea Dixon; stepdaughter, Melissa Campbell; grandchildren, Cody and Logan Shope; brother, Paul Dixon; sister, Martha Potts; special friends, Jameson’s Twins and family, and Ed Shore and family; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other close friends. Funeral service will be at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Smith West Chapel with Rev. William Whitehead officiating. Family will receive friends from 5:30 until 7:30 p.m. Saturday, June 22, 2013, at Smith West Chapel. Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, Maryville, 983-1000, http://www.SmithMaryville.com