Lynn L. Dixon, age 86, passed away at 6:03 p.m. on Wednesday, December 13, 2017 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. A native and resident of Galvez, LA. He was retired from Kaiser Aluminum in Gramercy, LA. He loved watching his grandchildren in sports, L.S.U. sports, and farming. Visiting at Ascension Funeral Home, 426 W. New River St., Gonzales, LA on Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 9:00 a.m. until service at 11:00 a.m. conducted by Rev. Leon Carpenter and Rev. Brad Dixon. Burial at Mt. Zion Baptist Church Cemetery. Survived by his three daughters, Laurie Campbell and husband, Jerry, Kay Melancon and husband, Rodney, and Nona Dixon; son, Lyle Dixon and his wife, Ava; two sisters-in-law, Ruby Dixon and Jeanette Dixon; six grandchildren, Chet Dixon, Chad Dixon and wife, Paige, Amy Dixon, Jason Melancon and wife, Marci, Jodi Decoteau and husband, Caleb, and Derek Campbell and fiancée, Dana Burton; and eight great grandchildren, Layne Melancon, Lex Melancon, Layton Melancon, Lennon Arceneaux, Alaina Mitchell, Kate Decoteau, Carmen Dixon, and Cole Dixon. Preceded in death by his wife of 63 years, Betty Jean Miller Dixon; son, Lynn L. Dixon Jr.; parents, Isaac G. and Josephine Carpenter Dixon; and two brothers, Leslie and Lyonell Dixon. Pallbearers will be Chet Dixon, Chad Dixon, Jason Melancon, Derek Campbell, Joe Courtney, and Welman Hebert. Special thanks to the wonderful staff at Hospice Compassus. Please visit the online guestbook.
Sorry to hear of the loss of your dad. I have some fond memories of him when I pastored MT Zion in the late 90's. May the Lord fill the void in your lives with His love, compassion and strength to make it through the days ahead,
Rev Grady RossVancleave, MS