Robert Lynn Dixon, 60, of Orange, passed away Tuesday, July 26, at Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas- Beaumont.
Funeral services will be held at Dorman Funeral Home Saturday, July 30, at 1:00 PM, with a committal service immediately following at Autumn Oaks Memorial Park.
Visitation for family and friends will be Friday, July 29, from 6:00-8:00 PM, at Dorman Funeral Home.
Robert was born Feb. 12, 1956, in Mobile, Al., to Ida M. (Scoggins) and the late Eddie J. Dixon. As a young man, Robert moved from Alabama to Orange, where he lived for the remainder of hiså life. Robert enjoyed fresh and saltwater fishing and spending time outdoors. He also loved playing his electric guitars. Robert was described as a hard worker who worked for many years as a painter for Lange Brothers. He was a good and loving man who was loved by everyone.
Robert is survived by his loving partner, caregiver and friend, Miss Violet Schexnider; daughters, Tina Dies, Tammie Rodriquez, Cristie Frazier, Sherri Tregre and Lesa Schexnider; sons, David Dies, Joseph Dies, Paul Caillier, Earnest Schexnider, Michael Schexnider and David Schexnider; brother, Eddie J. Dixon, Jr.; step-sisters, Linda Burns, Renee Burns and Debra Davis; grandchildren, Simone, Shania, Kody, Kayla, Kody, Michael, Chris, Jeremiah, Johnathan, Justin, Trevor, Alexis, Zach, Jeremy, Kenadee and Jordan; several great-grandchildren and numerous members of extended family and friends.
Honoring Robert as pallbearers are Brian Tregre, Jimmy Stout, Ray Hearn, David Dies, Joseph Dies, and Paul Caillier; Jordan Schexnider as a Honorary Pallbearer.