Sue Carole (Carter) Dixon

August 10, 1939 ~ January 12, 2021 (age 81)

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Sue Carole Dixon, 81, made her journey home on Tuesday, January 12, 2021.  She was the oldest of 3 chldren born in Adel, Georgia on August 10, 1939 to the late Elder Lamar and Dorothy Carter.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband:  Zelton “Tub” Dixon; sons:  Rusty and Pete; a daughter:  Cynthia and a sister:  Betty.

Mrs. Sue, known to many as “Nanny”, leaves to cherish her memory her children:  Mary Evelyn Adams (Ronnie), Darryl Edenfield (Debbie), Floyd Edenfield (Sandy), Michele Dixon Edenfield, Amanda Lafferty (Lawson), James Dixon, Jr. (Becky); a sister:  Lynda Carter Lee; 24-grandchildren, numerous great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews and loved ones.

Mrs. Sue was a devoted member of Little Phoebe Primitive Baptist Church.  She was known best for her kind words, sweet smile and warm hugs.  Everyone was someone for her to love.  To know her was to love her.  She leaves behind a lasting imprint on the hearts of everyone who knew her and this world would be a better place in there were more Sue Dixons.  If she were here today, she would say, “Bless your heart” or “I love you darling”.  She would thank each of you for being there to celebrate her beautiful life and thank you for the beautiful memories she made with you along the way.

Funeral services will be held Saturday, January 16 at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home Chapel at 1:00 PM with Elder Jimmy Brannen, Elder Sammy Harris and Elder Floyd Edenfield officiating.  Mrs. Dixon will be taken to her home at 12254 US Highway 1 in Folkston, GA Friday, January 15 and the family will receive friends there.  Burial will be in Little Phoebe Cemetery in Folkston.

Due to the COVID-19, the family would like to ask all to please follow the rules of social distancing and face mask are recommended at the service.   Also, anyone who does not feel comfortable with attending the service, the family would like for you to know they understand and covet your prayers.

Condolences may be expressed by signing the guest registry at  Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, Georgia.

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January 15, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
At the families home

Funeral Service
January 16, 2021

1:00 PM
Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home
526 Oakwood St
Folkston, GA 31537

January 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Little Phoebe Cemetery, Folkston, GA

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