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George Ellis Dixon of Mathews, son of the late Frank H. and Dorothy B. Dixon, was born February 13, 1953. He died on Monday, May 13, 2019 at Mary Immaculate Hospital, Newport News, Virginia.

He attended the public schools in Mathews County Virginia and was a graduate of Mathews High School. He was a member of First Baptist Church where he served on the Usher Board.

George was employed as a waterman for many years in Reedville, Virginia, and the state of Louisiana. 

George was preceded in death by his parents: Frank and Dorothy Dixon, his brothers; Frank Jr., Thomas and John (Johnny-cake). George is survived by his wife; Janice; his son Ellis; step-children: Tony Whiting, Phyllis Whiting, Lisa Carter (Bruce), James Whiting, Gerald Whiting, and Pamela Smith.

Viewing service for George Ellis Dixon will be held Friday at First Baptist Church, Mathews, Virginia from 6-8 pm. The church is located at 9654 Buckley Hall Road, Mathews, Va.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 25, 2019 at 1 p.m. at First Baptist Church.