1926 — 2023
Retired United States Air Force CMSGT Eugene Dixon, age 97, went to be with the Lord July 15, 2023, surrounded by loved ones. He was born January 16, 1926, in Baxley, Georgia to the late Algie and Preston Dixon. He was also predeceased by his loving wife of 60 years, Betty B. Dixon; and three sisters. He graduated from Baxley High School and continued his education at University of Georgia and Savannah Vocation-Technical School. After High School, he served over two years in the Army Air Corp. during World War II. He was recalled into the United States Air Force at the beginning of the Korean Conflict and served over twenty-two years, retiring in 1973. He and his wife relocated to Savannah...