- [S23] Atchley Funeral Home, (http://www.atchleyfuneralhome.com/), 25 Oct 2002.
Hershel Clyde Dixon
October 18, 1935 - October 25, 2002
Birthplace: Sevier Co, TN
Resided In: Sevierville Tennessee USA
Visitation: October 27, 2002
Service: October 28, 2002
Cemetery: Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens
Hershel Clyde Dixon, age 67 of Sevierville, died Friday Oct. 25, 2002 after a courageous 2 ½ year battle with cancer. He was a member of Shady Grove Baptist Church and was a veteran of the United States Army. Mr. Dixon managed Johnson’s Drive-In during the 1970’s and 1980’s and was owner of Dixon’s Mountain House Restaurant. He was a longtime farmer and land developer in Sevier County.
Wife of 44 years: Jerri Williams Dixon
Daughter: Kim McMahan
Sons: Scott Dixon and wife Melissa; Derek Dixon and fiancâee Terri Mallicoat
Grandchildren: Morgan and Madison McMahan, Ryan and Lauren Dixon
Special nephew: Jon Timmerman
Brother: Doyle Dixon and Lynda
Sisters and brothers-in-law: Eunive and Carl Shults, Shearlean and Austin Green
Brother-in-law: Ronnie Williams and wife Sandra
Funeral service 8 P.M. Monday in the West Chapel of Atchley Funeral Home. Dr. Randy Davis, Rev. Jerry Hyder, and Rev. Scott Andrews officiating. Interment 10 A.M. Tuesday in Smoky Mountain Memory Gardens, Pigeon Forge. Pallbearers will be nephews: Keith and Brent Shults, Dwain and David Dixon, Kent Green, Jon Timmerman, Scott Pack, Jeff Moore and Jimmy Cole.
The family will receive friends 6-8 PM Sunday and 6-8 PM Monday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. (www.atchleyfuneralhome.com)
Memorial contributions may be made to the Music Ministry of First Baptist Church, 317 Parkway, Sevierville, TN 37862 or Shady Grove Baptist Church, c/o Jonathan Ogle, 420 New Riverside Drive, Sevierville, TN, 37862.