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Rhoda L. Dixon

He will wipe away every tear from their eyes, and death shall be no more, neither shall there be mourning nor crying, nor pain anymore for the former things, have passed away" (Revelation 21:4)

The Dixon, Ricks, Cassell, Morris, Neblett, George, Oconnor and Harris Families regret to announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, cousin and friend Rhoda L. Dixon. RD as she was commonly called left to be with the Lord On June 29, 2015, at the St. Francis Hospital, Compassionate Hospice care in Trenton New Jersey.

Rhoda was preceded in death by her mother Mrs. Emma Ricks Cassell, Father James Dixon, Grandmother Martha Bryant Ricks, Her Sister Otholie Dixon, her aunt Melinda Ricks, and uncle Edward Ricks. She is survived by her 4 children,  Louise Lomax- Saab, of London, England, Dax Sua, of Monrovia, Liberia, Zinnah Datus Cooper of Accra, Ghana and Henrique Smith (Tanya) of Lakeland, Florida. Also mourning her loss are her brothers, sisters, Aunty Edith, nephews, nieces, foster son, Prince, her friends who loved and spent every waking moment to make sure her last days were comfortable. We loved her, but God loves her best. Rest in peace Aunty Rhoda.

Funeral Arrangements:
Reflections (Wake Celebration)
Calvary Baptist Church
66 Grove St.
East Orange, N.J  07018
Friday, July 24 2015
6pm to 9pm

Evergreen Cemetery Hillside
1137 N. Broad St.
Hillside, N.J. 07205

Hotel Accomedation:
Use for the Newark, N.J. for exceptional deals or Best Western plus Robert Treat Hotel 50 Park Place Newark, N.J. 07102
(973) 622-1000

Celebration of Life Service:
Calvary Baptist Church
66 Grove St.
East Orange, NJ 07018
Saturday, July 25, 2015
830am to 1130am

J. Allen Morris (267) 980-1427
Evelyn Cassell-Kamara (862) 980-9821
Joseph Kamara (862) 279-2466
Henrique Smith (334) 405-4510
J. Napoleon Cassell (804) 839-3221
Precious Ricks (443) 621-6862


Howard Johnson Hotel Newark Airport
20 Frontage Rd. Newark, N.J. 07114
(973) 344-1500 $75.00 Nightly 

Contribution towards funeral expenses is appreciated and can be made at Wells Fargo Bank Acct# 7152677873 in the names of Diamond Banks or Evelyn Jeh.