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Ada Lee Dixon

October 11, 1921 ~ December 28, 2019 (age 98)

Obituary

Ada Lee Fife Hynum Dixon passed away Saturday, December 28, 2019 in Port Gibson, MS. She was 98 years old.

Mrs. Dixon was a native of Claiborne County, MS. She was the Daughter of William Joseph and Belle Westbrook Fife from Bruinsburg in Claiborne County, MS. She worked for National Plastics for 28 years. She was a Sunday school teacher and Bible school teacher for Pattison Baptist Church and Beech Grove Baptist Church where she was a member. She actively promoted Bible Memory Association. She and "Mr. Dooley" taught their 4 sons to love God and his creation, gardening, farming, fishing, and raising cattle. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband Julius W. Hynum and Bob Dixon, sons Marvin Winfred "Skeeter" Hynum, Phillip Randolph "Randy" Hynum.

She is survived 2 sons Julius Gage Hynum (Janet) and Jimmy Morris Hynum (Nancy); a step son Mike Dixon (Evelyn); 3 step daughters Shirley Brown (Doug), Melissa Levine (Harry), and Emily Fose (Tom); brother Johnny Baker (Carline); 17 grandchildren, 39 great-grandchildren, and 15 great-great- grandchildren; and special friend Mary Everett.

Visitation will be Tuesday, December 31, 2019 at Glenwood Funeral Home in Port Gibson, from 12:00 P.M. to 2:00 P.M. with services in the chapel at 2:00P.M. Rev. Michael Herrin will be officiating. Burial will follow in Hynum Cemetery in Pattison, MS.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Hynum, Jason Hynum, John Hynum, Lee Hynum, Nick Hynum, and Greg Hynum.

Memorials may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Port Gibson P.O. Box 517 Port Gibson, MS 39150.

 

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
December 31, 2019

11:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Glenwood Funeral Home of Port Gibson
710 Farmer Street
Port Gibson, MS 39150

Funeral Service
Tuesday
December 31, 2019

2:00 PM
Glenwood Funeral Home of Port Gibson
710 Farmer Street
Port Gibson, MS 39150

Interment following funeral service
Tuesday
December 31, 2019

Hynum Cemetery
Hynum Cemetery
Pattison, MS 39144

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