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Hundreds gather to pay respects to siblings killed in crash

A beautiful celebration took place Tuesday night to remember three lives lost too soon: siblings Jean Dixon, 7; Terra Dixon, 9; and Spencer Havard, 16. A beautiful celebration took place Tuesday night to remember three lives lost too soon: siblings Jean Dixon, 7; Terra Dixon, 9; and Spencer Havard, 16.
A steady stream of visitors filed through the Freeman Funeral Home in Leakesville to pay their respects to the siblings. (Photo source: WLOX) A steady stream of visitors filed through the Freeman Funeral Home in Leakesville to pay their respects to the siblings. (Photo source: WLOX)
LEAKESVILLE, MS (WLOX) -

The George County community is coming together to say goodbye to Terra Dixon, Jean Dixon, and Spencer Havard.

A steady stream of visitors filed through the Freeman Funeral Home in Leakesville to pay their respects to the siblings Wednesday morning. The funeral starts at noon.

Terra, 9, Jean, 7, and Spencer, 16, were killed in a tragic car crash over the weekend.

George County community remembers 3 young lives lost

The funeral director tells us there are around 300 people standing shoulder to shoulder waiting for the funeral to start.

A family friend said the children’s mother, Jackie Dixon, is devastated she cannot make it to the service.

The friend said Dixon was seriously injured in the crash and had to have a leg amputated from the knee down. The friend said she had surgery Tuesday and could not physically make it to the funeral.

Donations for the family can be dropped off at Central Elementary School in Lucedale.

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