Lawrence D. Dixon Jr.
Lawrence D. Dixon Jr., age 70, of Maryville, passed away Friday, April 5, 2013, at the family home. Lawrence was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was retired from C&C Trucking. Lawrence owned Bunny’s Honey and was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness, Walland. He served in the United States Army. Preceded in death by parents, Lawrence and Florence Dixon; adoptive parents, Frank and Mary Makepeace; brother Bob Makepeace. Survivors include Wife of 49 years, Edith Dixon; daughter and Son-in-law, Melissa and Ricky Sands; granddaughter, Rebecca Ann Reynolds; sister and brother-in-law, Phyllis and Carl Lindner of New Jersey; special sisters-in-law, Laverne Cable, Merle Tipton, Barbara Skinner; several nieces and nephews. Funeral service will be at 7 p.m., Monday, April 8, 2013, at Smith Trinity Chapel with Elder Eric Von Sacken officiating. Family and friends will assemble for inurnment at 11 a.m., Tuesday, April 9, 2013, at Grandview Cemetery. Family will receive friends from 5 until 7 p.m., Monday, April 8, 2013, at Smith Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral and Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000, http://www.SmithMaryville.com .