Thomas Jeconiah “Tommy” Dixon, Sr.

September 25, 1937 - October 7, 2020

09/25/1937 - 10/07/2020

Past Services

Friday October 09, 2020
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service
101 West 7th Street
Scotland Neck, NC 27874
Saturday October 10, 2020
11:00 am
Sunnyside Cemetery
4764 US-258
Scotland Neck, NC 27874

Thomas Jeconiah “Tommy” Dixon, Sr., age 83, of Scotland Neck, passed away on Wednesday, October 7, 2020 at Bryan Health and Rehabilitation in Scotland Neck.

Tommy was born in Northampton County on September 25, 1937 to the late Thomas and Sally Dixon. Tommy was married to Amy Warren on June 26, 1959 and they enjoyed sixty-one years of marriage.  He was a member of Hope Free Will Baptist Church in Scotland Neck. Tommy worked as a Correctional Officer at Caledonia Prison for twenty years and following retirement had several jobs to keep himself busy.  He enjoyed farming and working with livestock.  Tommy was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather and enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family.  Tommy was a great conversationalist and never met a stranger.

In addition to his parents Tommy was preceded in death by his daughter, Terry Lynn Dixon.

Tommy is survived by his wife, Amy Dixon; his son, Tony Dixon of the home; his granddaughter, Jessica Dixon of Roanoke Rapids; his grandson, Thomas Christopher Dixon of Halifax; and two great-grandsons, Julian Johnston and Brendan Thomas Dixon both of Roanoke Rapids. Also surviving is his brother-in-law, Thurman Ray Warren of Tarboro; and two very special friends, Sonia Bass and James Buck.

The family will receive friends on Friday October 9, 2020 from 7:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck.

A celebration of life graveside service will be held on Saturday, October 10, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at Sunnyside Cemetery in Scotland Neck, with Rev. Matt Jones officiating.

Memorial contributions may be made directly to Hope Free Will Baptist Church, 8772 Highway 258, Scotland Neck, NC 27874 or online by clicking here.

Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling arrangements for the Dixon family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting

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Donna Hux
3 years ago

To Amy Jean,Tony and all the family,
We would like to extend our deepest heartfelt sympathy and our prayers to each and everyone of you.
Mahlon & Donna Hux

Roland W Edwards
3 years ago

I am so sorry to hear of Tommy’s passing. My condolences to Tony and his family.
Tommy was a very good man who always had a smile on his face, joy in his heart and a kind word for everyone.

Linda Kantor
3 years ago

Amy and Tony this is a terrible shock. My thought and prayers are with you!

Gloria Avery Klar
3 years ago

I grew up living beside the Dixon’s.As a young girl I remember Mr. Dixon always having a kind word and a funny joke to tell.
He will be missed but never forgotten .
Prayers for Amy and Tony

Carol Cowey
3 years ago

Any I am so sorry for your loss. We’ll miss Tommy in church.

Teresa Creech and Rosa Braddy
3 years ago

Mama and I are so sorry for this sadness in your family. We will be praying for you and that God will comfort you and your family. I know you will really miss him!!

Carol Moore
3 years ago

Amy Jean and family, I was shocked and saddened to hear of Tommy’s passing. He will keep everyone in heaven laughing, as he did here. May God comfort all of you now and days to come

Beverly Stroud Avery
3 years ago

Mike and I are sadden to hear of Tommy’s passing, we want to give our heart felt condolences to Amy, Tony all his family and friends. May you Rest In Peace and May God give those left behind comfort.

Mike & Beverly Avery
Sevierville Tennessee

Amanda Harrell
3 years ago

Mrs.Amy, Tony, and family I was saddened to hear of the passing of Mr. Tommy. May god wrap his arms around you all and keep you during your time of grieving. My prayers are with you all

Carol Keeter
3 years ago

Thoughts and prayers for you,Tony and family. May God give peace and comfort for each one grieving the passing of this wonderful man Tommy Dixon. I will treasure my conversations I had with him. Remembering his love for you Amy and his children and Tony’s children. A good man, husband and father. God keep you and I love you.