Alex Dixon, 24, of Hillsboro, Ill., passed away on Wednesday, March 10, 2021 at 11:44 P.M. at Hillsboro Area Hospital in Hillsboro, Ill.
A Visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro, Ill. A Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. at Bass Patton Dean Funeral Home in Hillsboro, Ill. Pastor Eugene Dunkley will officiate. Burial will be held at Mt. Moriah Cemetery in Coffeen, Ill.
Alex was born on June 27, 1996 in Breese, Ill. to Richard and Penny Dixon. He was a 2014 graduate of Hillsboro High School in Hillsboro, Ill., and had worked as a grill cook and shift leader at McDonald’s. Alex enjoyed gardening, dancing, music, and gaming, and he loved his friends and family. He had lived in Coffeen, Ill. and Hillsboro, Ill.
Alex is survived by his mother and father, Penny Dixon and Richard Dixon; as well as his siblings, Hobie Dixon, Brittany Dixon (husband Matthew Sheppard), Ben McDonald, Andrew McDonald, and Christian Dixon; paternal grandparents, Marie and Jesse Foiles of Kincaid, Ill.; maternal grandmother, Nancy Stanton of Hillsboro, Ill.; as well as several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Alex was preceded by his maternal grandfather, Herschel Stanton.
They will be following COVID-19 CDC guidelines with the use of masks and social distancing. Send condolences online to basspattondeanfh.com