Services for Melvin Dixon Sr. of Indianola will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Lake Chapel Missionary Baptist Church.
Mr. Dixon, 53, died Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2019.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Friday at Byas Funeral Home, which is in charge of arrangements.
Burial will be in Riverside Memorial Gardens.
Pastor Edward Thomas will officiate at the services.
Mr. Dixon is survived by his mother, Lillie Dixon of Inverness; his wife, Melanie Watkins-Dixon of Indianola; two sons, Melvin Dixon Jr. and Markevion Dixon, both of Indianola; five brothers, Tommie Dixon Jr. of Louisville, Ky., Patrick Dixon of Tupelo, Cedric Dixon of San Antonio, Texas, Tommie Dixon and Daniel Dixon; seven sisters, Diane Dixon of San Antonio, Texas, Cynthia Dixon of Gunnison, Nikki Dixon of Greenwood, Debra Dixon and Latarish Dixon, both of Indianola, Siobhan Dixon of Inverness and Demetrice Dixon of Tupelo; and a host of other relatives and friends.