On February 6, 2004, GEORGE SIDNEY DIXON; beloved husband of the late Charlene K. Dixon; devoted father of Barbara A. Monks and Debra L. Bare; loving companion of Nancy Patton; dear grandfather of Brenda L. Jolly, Tonya L. and Cody J. Bare; great grandfather of Garrett M. Jolly and dear brother of Sherman, Alvin and Guy Dixon and Laura Spraker. Friends may call at the family owned Peaceful Alternatives Funeral & Cremation Center, 2325 York Rd., Timonium, Tuesday 3 - 5 & 7 - 9 PM. A funeral service will be held 10 AM Wednesday. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the John Hopkins Vasculitis Center, C/O Dr. John Stone - Bayview Medical Center, 5501 Hopkins Bayview Circle, J.H.A.A.C., Room 1B.1A, Baltimore, MD., 21224.