Johnny Mixson Jr.

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Funeral services for Johnny "Dossie" Mixson Jr., 49, of Barnwell, were held at noon, Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at Mt. Hope Baptist Church, Martin, with the Reverend Riley Brown officiating. Burial followed in the Zion Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Dossie departed this life on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Georgia Regents Medical Center of Augusta, Georgia.
Mr. Johnny "Dossie" Mixson Jr. was born June 11, 1965 to Johnny Mixson Sr. and Rose Ann Mixson of Martin. Dossie was a graduate of the Barnwell High School class of 1987. He enjoyed football and was a member of the Barnwell High School Varsity football team. He was employed with Crane Merchandising System of Williston. He was a hard worker and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Dossie leaves to cherish his fond memories his parents, Rose Ann Mixson of Barnwell and Bishop Johnny Mixson Sr. of Okeechobee, Fla.; eleven children, Dawsey Worthy, Johnnie Mixson, Antwain Worthy, Johnny Jamison, Sharquill Midon, Hakeem Mixson and Shaquida Williams, all of Barnwell, Tiffany Johnson of Atlanta, Ga., Keisha Phillips of Fayetteville, N.C., Shwanda Johnson and Iesha Williams; four grandchildren, Chloe Hoover, Ja'Quan N. Pringle, Ja'Mya Pringle and Camille M. Wallace; nine siblings, Verna Beckett, Christine Mixson, Gary Mixson, all of Barnwell, Andrea Rollins of Rincon, Ga., Belinda Mixson, Bobby Mixson, Don Mixson, Cheryl Mixson and Johnny Mixson, all of Okeechobee, Fla.; a special friend, Angel Ashley; and a host of other loving relatives and caring friends.
Allendale Community Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The People-Sentinel 7/23/14