Robert Lee Dixon, 70 of Shadyside, Ohio died Tuesday February 26, 2019 at his home.
He was born March 10, 1948 a son of the late Clarence and Olive (Hendershot) Dixon Sr. in Bellaire, Ohio.
Robert was a coal miner for over thirty years working for Consol. He always loved working on cars.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife, Dorothy Jane ( Carney) Dixon as well as a sister, Dorothy Hines and a brother Clarence Dixon Jr.
He is survived by his children, Tina and Michelle Dixon both of Shadyside, Ohio, his siblings Lenard Wayne (Mary) Dixon of Strausburg, OH, David (Cathy) Dixon of Bellington, WV and Betty (Robert) Shreve of Shadyside, OH; as well as two step-sisters, Margaret Kennedy and Virginia Johnston both of Shadyside, Ohio.
He is also survived by his grandson Cody Dixon-Rushman and his dog Rocky.
Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 3900 Central Ave, Shadyside, Ohio 43947 on Saturday March 2, 2019 from 6 until 8 pm and on Sunday March 3, from 2-4 and 6-8 pm.
Funeral service will be held on Monday March 4 at 1 pm with Rev. James Hoff officiating.
Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Bellaire, Ohio.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Belmont County Animal Shelter by going to “TMCFunding.com”.
Share your thoughts and memories of Robert with the family at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com