MAURY COUNTY NATIVES AND
FORMER RESIDENTS INTERRED ELSEWHERE
DIXON, John, ca 1854 - 1930, died in Fort Worth Texas
February 24, 19__ (note probably 1930) THE NASHVILLE TENNESSEAN
Mt. Pleasant, Tenn., Feb 23.--His many Maury County friends have learned of the death of John Dixon, 76, at his home in Fort Worth, Texas, Saturday after a long illness. Mr. Dixon was born and raised here. He was a member of one of the most prominent families of this county, A son of the late E. M. and Sara J. Dixon. He moved to Forth Worth, Texas, about 30 years ago and is survived by his widow Mrs. Sallie Jarvis Dixon and one sister, Mrs. Edmond Hughes and two brothers Joe Dixon and Henry Dixon all of Mt. Pleasant. The burial will be in Fort Worth, Texas.
Transcribed from an original newspaper by Mary Bob McClain.