Benjamin “Ben” Dixon III, 61, of Youngsville, passed away Friday, Jan. 17, 2014, at his residence. Ben was born in Syracuse, N.Y., the son of Ruth Anne Saba Dixon and Benjamin Dixon, Jr.
Ben is survived by his wife, Carol Dixon; his mother, Ruth Anne Dixon of Louisburg; father, Benjamin Dixon of Florida and New York; stepchildren, Elaine Earle of New York, Brian Branchau of Florida, and Jon Branchau of New York; two sisters, Kathleen Lane of Virginia, and Diana Bonaparte of New York; seven step-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
A private burial is planned at a later date. Memorial contributions may be made to the National Addison Disease Foundation. Online condolences may be made at www.brightfunerals.com.