Gospel Singer Jessy Dixon Homegoing Ceremony Set for Oct 10th in IndianaGospel singer Jessy Dixon died September 26, 2011 at home in Chicago. The 73-year-old succumbed to an undisclosed illness, his sister Miriam Dixon has said.
“Dixon was born in San Antonio, Texas, and began singing there. In Chicago, he connected with gospel great James Cleveland and over the years performed with a number of gospel groups,” the Tribune reported.
Dixon had been “a cherished fixture on the Bill Gaither Gospel Hour television series and concert tours” for the past 16 years,” the obituary on his website said.
He is survived by a brother and sister. His website says a “Homegoing Celebration" is scheduled.
Information regarding the Homegoing Celebration of Jessy Dixon,
Will be held:
Monday October 10, 2011 at 6:00 P.M.
Family Christian Center
340 West 45th Street Munster, IN 46321