Shamica Rondeshia Michelle Dixon was born to George Dixon and Dell Whitehurst Hornsby on July 6, 1981 in Enterprise, Alabama. She accepted Christ at an early age and was a member of St. Beulah Missionary Baptist Church, Enterprise, Alabama.
Shamica completed her education in the Enterprise City School system where she was a member of Enterprise High School class of 1999. She later furthered her education by obtaining her associates and bachelors degrees in Criminal Justice from the University of Phoenix. She was employed by Wal-Mart where she remained until her health failed.
Shamica was known for her sense of humor, her love for Superman, sports and spending time with family and friends. She was an avid Auburn football fan, War Eagle, and loved LeBron James. Her love for sports lead her to the city of Marietta, Georgia where she was a volunteer basketball coach since 2006.
God, in His infinite wisdom and compassion, peacefully called Shamica home to eternal rest on Saturday, October 27, 2018. She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Alberta Dixon; grandfather, Rev. John Whitehurst; and great grandmother, Alma D. Taylor.
The precious and loving memories of Shamica will be forever cherished by her parents, Dell (Willie) Hornsby of Ft. Mitchell, AL, George (Melinda) Dixon of Hammond, LA; grandmother, Victoria Whitehurst of Enterprise, AL; one sister, Teressa Whitehurst of Enterprise, AL; one niece, Deja Whitehurst of Montgomery, AL; one stepdaughter, Deseree Lynch of Smyrna, GA; two godsons, Jamarvin Whitehurst of Elba, AL and Theron Leslie, Jr. (TJ) of Marietta, GA; godmother, Shamon McRoyal of Marietta, GA; special friends, Crystal and DeAndrea Jamith of Millbrook, AL, Nikki Williams of Marietta, GA, Carmen (Chi Chi) Blakey Ortiz of Enterprise, AL, Melinda Ford of Birmingham, AL, Priscilla Baker of Atlanta, GA and Chriss Whitfield of Smyrna, GA; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other relatives and friends.
To plant a tree in memory of Shamica Dixon, please visit our tribute store.