Zed Dixon, 90, of Prairie Grove, Ark., went to be with his Lord on Tuesday, Feb. 20, 2018, at Willard Walker Hospice Home in Fayetteville, Ark.
He was born Oct. 24, 1927, in Russellville,
Ark., the son of Zed and Oda Hayes (Parker) Dixon. He served in the United States Army. He and his wife Barbara owned and operated the Bee Hive Café in Prairie Grove for 16 years. He was a faithful member and servant at Centerpoint Church of God for several years. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. He was well known and loved for the music he lived by and played. He was the finest steel guitar player around and brought joy to many with that steel.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Barbara Bartholomew Dixon; his parents; one brother, Max Dixon; three sisters, Betty, Catherine and Dixie; and one son, Glen Goodhart.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Dixon and wife Brigitte of Ramsen, Germany, and Roger Dixon; three daughters, Cleta Goodhart and Cindy Brock both of Prairie Grove and Laurie Inge of Oregon; 21 grandchildren, Melissa Haley, Charisa Mast, Nolan Dexter, Cheri Dexter, Doug Brock, Barbara Goodhart, Patricia Summerfield, Cindy Hall, Daniel Dixon, David Dixon, Sarah Dixon, Danny Dixon, Amy Dixon, Kevin Dixon, Shannon Dixon, Mathew, Rachel, Crystal Goodhart, Rachel Goodhart, Justin Goodhart and Chad Goodhart; and several great-grandchildren.
The family received friends Sunday, Feb. 25, 2018, from 2-4 p.m. at Luginbuel Funeral Home in Prairie Grove.
Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, at Centerpoint Church of God in Prairie Grove. Burial was in the Prairie Grove Cemetery and no graveside service was held.
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Luginbuel Funeral Home of Prairie Grove was in charge of arrangements.