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William M. Dixon (b. 14 Dec 1919, d. 12 Nov 1974)William M. Dixon (son of Leander Benton "Simon" Dixon and Margaret Blanche Graves) was born 14 Dec 1919 in Parnell, Nodaway County, MO, and died 12 Nov 1974 in Pawnee City, Nebraska.He married (1) Living Gross.He married (2) Living Graham.
Notes for William M. Dixon:
Name: William M. DIXON- "Bill"
Birth: 14 DEC 1919 in Parnell, Nodaway Co., MO /Death: 12 NOV 1974 in Pawnee City, Nebraskaof Heart attack.
In May of 1973 he had his first massive heart attack.
Event: Veteran World War II (4/21/1945 - /8/1946)
Burial: 15 NOV 1974 Rose Hill Cemetery, Parnell, Missouri
Medical Information: Bill was an alcoholic. As an adult he got a piece of metal in his eye, resulting in a second retina type opening in that eye. He had a hearing problem, always complained about his ears ringing.
The following is a copy of a, September 8, 1945, newspaper clipping:
HONORED AT DINNER
A basket dinner was served Sunday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. C. Walker of near Ravenwood in honor of Pvt. William M. Dixon, who left Monday for Fort Riley, Kas., after spending a furlough with his wife, children and other relatives.
Others present were Bobby Gene Burns, Mr and Mrs. L. B. Walker and family, Mr. and Mrs. Perry Lewis and family, Mrs. Wilma Parker and family, Parnell; Mr. and Mrs. Duane Walker, Grant City; Francis Eckery and Mrs. Fred Walker, Clyde and Mrs. Etta Rern Frampton, Ravenwood. Afternoon guests were Freddie Jackson, Parnell and Herbert Monnett and Joe Smith, Ravenwood.
Title: Burns.GED- Date of Import: Jan 25, 1999
Title: Certificate of Death- Official Document
More About William M. Dixon:
Date born 2: 27 Nov 1919, Nodaway County, MO.