Shirley A. Dixon
January 04,1956 - January 15,2019
Obituary for Shirley A. Dixon
Sewell Mortuary in Grantville respectfully announces the passing of
Shirley A. Dixon on January 15th, 2019.
Funeral Service is January 26th, 2019, 1:00 PM at Mt Sinai Baptist Church Gay, GA.
Visitation is January 25th, from 5 to 6 PM at Sewell Mortuary in Grantville, GA.
Shirley Ann Mayner Dixon (Shuck) was born on January 4, 1956 in
Miami, Fl. She was the seventh of eight children born to her loving
parents Robert Mayner, Sr. and Georgia Emma Gates Mayner. Her
parents and siblings, Eddie Lee Mayner, Martha Louise Keith (Lula),
Bobby Mayner (Remus), Cody Mayner (Fruit), Thomas Mayner
(Tom), preceded her in death.
She was also preceded in death by
her loving companion of 18 years, Johnnie Lewis Lucas.
Shirley accepted Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior at a young age
where she joined Mt. Sinai Baptist Church. She was educated in
Meriwether County Public Schools and graduated from Woodbury
High in 1974.
Shortly after graduating from high school, she moved to Atlanta
where she attended Oglethorpe University and was a Teacher's
Aid in Atlanta Public Schools.
Shirley was an avid reader and always the life of the party because
of her fun loving spirit and witty sense of humor. On the weekends,
you could find her grooving to Barry White and enjoying great
times with friends and family!
Shirley passed peacefully on January 15, 2019.
She leaves to
cherish her memory two children: Shaun Mayner (Rasheda) and
Skyler Janine Lucas; grandchild: Monique Jackson; greatgrandchild: Kodi Rashaun Manuel; Siblings: Robert Mayner, Jr.
(Priscilla), Pearlie Mae Foster; Aunts: Maebell Bowles, Mary Alice
Boozer, Thelma Mayner; Special Friend: James Gay and a host of
nieces, nephews and cousins
Shirley will be missed dearly by all who knew her
220 Charlie Patterson Rd
Grantville, GA 30220
5710 Mt. Carmel Road
Gay, GA 30218
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