John David Dixon, 78, of Payson, died Nov. 17, 2000. He was born March 29, 1922, in Blackjack, N.C.
Mr. Dixon was a chief petty officer in the U.S. Navy. He was a resident of Yuma from 1960 to 1990 and he was a resident of Christopher Creek for 20 years.
Survivors include four daughters, Debra Matters of Tucson, Ariz., L. Victoria Dixon of Yuma, Ariz., Annette Ebaugh of Waverly, Iowa and Judith Miller of Seattle, Wash.; one brother, Hebert Dixon of Virginia; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
A private service will be held for the family.
Donations may be made to RTA Hospice, 107 E. Frontier Street, Payson, AZ 85541; the Christopher Creek Fire Department, HCR Box 153-N Payson, AZ 85541; or the Payson Fire Department, 400 W. Main Street, Payson, AZ 85541.
Arrangements were handled by Payson Messinger Funeral Home.