Martha O. Dixon, 90, of Granite City, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014, at Gateway Regional Medical Center in Granite City.
She was born on Sept. 26, 1924, in Bear Spring, Tenn., the daughter of late John Mathis and Amelia Beasley.
She married William Dixon and he preceded her in death.
Martha was a homemaker.
She is survived by her son, Ricky Dixon of Granite City; and sister and brother-in-law, Henrietta and Michael Palmer of Montgomery City, Mo.
She was preceded in death by her father, mother, husband, sister, Madge Selph; brothers, John William and Melvin Mathis; daughter, Vicky Dixon; and her twin sister, Mary Dickson, who passed away on the same day.
Visitation will take place from 11 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home.
Funeral will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 3, 2015, at Thomas Saksa Funeral Home in Granite City. The Rev. Henry Crippen will officiate.
Memorials can be made to Lions of Illinois Foundation.