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Information for Rev. Edward Everett Dixon
13 April, 1918 January, 1973
From the Idaho Press-Tribune
January, 1973
Contributed by Dennis McIndoo

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Rev. Everett Dixon

    NAMPA - The Rev. Edward Everett Dixon, 75, 219 22nd Ave. S., died at a Nampa hospital Wednesday.
    Funeral services for him will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Alsip Funeral Chapel, with the Rev. Mervyn C. Shay, pastor of the South Side Boulevard Methodist Church, and the Rev. Herbert Lilly, of the Nampa First Church of the Nazarene, officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, on Karcher Road.
    The Rev. Mr. Dixon was born Feb. 11, 1897, at East Stroudsburg, Pa.  He graduated from Wesleyan University at Middletown, Conn., in 1919, and entered the missionary program of the Methodist Church following graduation;
    He was preceded in death by his father and mother; two brothers, Paul and Stephen; and by a sister, Elizabeth.  
    He is survived by his wife Esther, of Nampa; two sisters, Mrs. Nathaniel Brewer of Newtown, Pa., and Eleanor Dixon of Philadelphia, Pa.; and a brother, George, of Chicago, Ill.  He is also survived by two sons, Robert M. Dixon of LockHaven, Pa., and Dr. Paul W. Dixon of Hilo, Hawaii; a daughter, Mrs. Howard G. Jones of Linwood, Kan; by 10 grandchildren; and by three foster children, Dr. Eugene Chen, Dr. Paul Wang, and Laura Yang, R.N.  

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