Mr. Edward “Buddy” Martin Dixon, 92, of Omega, passed away on Saturday, April 18, 2020 at his residence.
A private graveside service will be held Wednesday, April 22, 2020 in Omega Cemetery with Rev. Earl Perry officiating.
Mr. Dixon was born February 26, 1928 in Colquitt County to the late Luther M. Dixon and Minnie Howell Dixon. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Lorene Fields Dixon who died October 18, 2014 and his son, Danny Dixon who died in 1999. Mr. Dixon was a member of Antioch Baptist Church in Colquitt County and was a self-employed Electrician. He was a veteran of the United States Army serving in Germany during World War II. Mr. Buddy loved to fish and enjoyed the outdoors. He always had a joke and a smile. He loved his family especially his grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.
Mr. Dixon is survived by his daughter, Vickie D. Smith of Omega; four grandchildren, Jessica Nichole Carter, Wendy and Preston Taylor, Joshua and Lora Carter and Justin and Kayla Carter; five great grandchildren, Emily Swain, Alexis Morman, Macey Morman, Kelee Smith and Tyler Morris; one great great grandchild, Caroline Swain and his sister, Gladys Gunn.
Albritton Funeral Directors is in charge of the arrangements.