Dixon Hood Obituary

Date of Birth:

Wednesday, August 16th, 1922

Date of Death:

Sunday, March 14th, 2010

Funeral Home:

Lea & Simmons Funeral Home
1280 S. Dupree Ave.


Judge Dixon Hood, age 87, passed away at the Haywood Park Community Hospital, Sunday, March 14, 2010 in Brownsville. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. ,Thursday, March 18, 2010 in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sammy Tillman officiating. Burial will follow in Trinity Cemetery in Nutbush. Judge Hood was a member of the First United Methodist Church, the Ed Worsham Masonic Lodge and the Brownsville Rotary Club. Judge Hood was preceded in death by his parents: George and Lena Dixon Hood, a brother: George Hood, two sisters: Peggy Curlin and Doris Hargrove, and his wife: Eloise Bond Hood. He is survived by his son: Bill Hood, Apex, NC; three grandchildren: William "Dixon" Hood III and Ashley Jernigan, both of Jacksonville, NC and Dennis Chandler of Charlotte, NC and one great grandson: Payton Jernigan, Jacksonville, NC.

Visitation will be Wednesday, March 17, 2010 from 5-8 P.M. in the Lea & Simmons Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Charity of Donor's Choice.

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