Phyllis “Linda” Valinda Dixon-Bennett, 65 passed away on May 3rd, 2021.

Linda was born on April 15 in Lakeland, Florida to the late Charles Young and Bertha Lee Dixon. She was a Homemaker. On May 3, she received her final assignment at Home from the King of Kings. Linda loved the Lord, her family, and all who knew her.

Linda is preceded in death by her parents and loving sister, Desonia Dixon Phyllis. She leaves to cherish her memory a loving husband, Isaiah Bennett; daughters, Yolanda Shamika Engram and Sabree Ellese Bennett; grandsons Randy R. Hampton Jr, Torrian D. Hampton, and Jamari O. Hampton; great granddaughter Ana’liya R. Hampton; sisters Elizabeth Clark Brown, Eunice Dixon, and Carolyn Dixon; brothers David Dixon (Theresa), Willie James Dixon (Linda), Willie Lewis Dixon (Gloria), J.P. Dixon (Eula), and Ham Swain (Creasy); special nieces Lucretia and Irene Dixon (Ocala), and Kayla A. Walker (Daytona); nephew Reginald Crosby (Ocala) and a host of nieces and nephews whom she never forgot.

She will be deeply missed each and every day, but her memories will keep her close to our hearts. Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on May 13th at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Homes – Serenity Gardens Chapel (3350 Mall Hill Drive Lakeland, FL 33810). There will be a funeral service at 11 a.m. on May 14th in the same location. Condolences may be sent to the family at Gentry-Morrison Funeral Homes.

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