Mr. Rolland Chester "R.C." Dixon, age 74, passed away on July 6, 2013 in Alabama surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Kingman on Sept. 25, 1938, raised in Isabel, and retired in Fort Payne, Ala. He worked in oil field services and was the owner of Viking Services in Wellington.

R.C. Dixon is survived by his wife of 55 years, Janice Dixon. Also surviving are son and daughter-in-law, Steve and Maggie Dixon of Edmond, Okla.; daughters and sons-in-law, Sherri and Luis Delagarza of San Antonio, Texas, and Suzi and Bob Cusack of Germantown, Md; sister, Bonnie Rose of Cunningham; eight grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Rolland E. and Elloise Legg Dixon and sister, Rosamae Weyant.

Memorial services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, July 12, at Larrison Mortuary in Pratt. Graveside services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be given to the American Heart Association in care of the mortuary, 300 Country Club Road, Pratt, KS 67124. Condolences may be left at