Melvin Grant Dixon was born in Flinton, PA, graduated from BCI High School in 1956 and moved to Niagara Falls, NY later that year.
He met, and later married his wife of 57 years, Joanna Harbin, at the Christian Missionary Alliance Church on 22nd Ave in Niagara Falls. He worked in the Western NY Youth For Christ Ministry and, together, they worked in Alcoholics Victorious and attended and ministered at Weston Ave Gospel Chapel in Niagara Falls. He also attended Buffalo Bible Institute, in Buffalo, NY, and was certified to preach and counsel others.
He served as a board member for Camp Li Lo Li, in Salamanca, NY as well as working on staff in the summer.
Published on August 10, 2017