Cover photo for James Dillon's Obituary
James Dillon Profile Photo
1932 James 2022

James Dillon

April 25, 1932 — August 26, 2022


James Brooks Dillon, 90 of Flemingsburg, Kentucky passed away Friday, August 26, 2022, at the Maysville Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Maysville, Kentucky. He was born April 25, 1932, in Fleming County, Kentucky to the late Omar C. and Edith Saunders Dillon.

Mr. Dillon was retired from Randalls in Flemingsburg after 32 years of service. He was a member of the Mt. Carmel Christian Church and he along with his wife enjoyed Flea Markets and yard sales.  Most of all he enjoyed visiting and talking to people. He also farmed and raised tobacco and beef cattle. When he was younger, he enjoyed playing softball.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife Beatrice Bradford Dillon, one brother, Amos Dillon, six sisters, Lida Belle Talley, Opal Darnell, Dorothy Jones, Emma Catherine Glascock, Bernice Crump and Louise Boggs.

Survivors include two daughters, Deborah Ann (Jeffrey) Dorsey of Homosassa, Florida and Barbara (Gerald) Fizer of Flemingsburg, Kentucky. One sister, Lucille (John) MIller of Marion, Indiana. Four Grandchildren, Justin (June) Dorsey, Craig Dorsey, Kim (Ashley) Bramel and Heather (Michael) Hughes. Five great-grandchildren, Adam Bramel, Aubrey Bramel, Abby Hughes, Dylan Hughes and Luke Hughes. Also, several nieces, nephews and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral services will be conducted 2:00 pm Tuesday, August 30, 2022, in the chapel of the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Flemingsburg with Brother Darren Fizer officiating.

Burial will follow in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery.

Visitation at the Michael R. Gray Funeral Home in Flemingsburg is after 12 noon Tuesday.

Pall bearers will be Darren Fizer, Gerald Fizer, Michael Hughes, Ashley Bramel, David Utterback and Adam Bramel.

Contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association at www. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

The Michael R. Gray Funeral Home, 405 South Main Cross Street, Flemingsburg, Kentucky 41041 is caring for all arrangements for Mr. James Brooks Dillon.

To send flowers to the family in memory of James Dillon, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services


Tuesday, August 30, 2022

12:00 - 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.

Funeral Service

Tuesday, August 30, 2022

Starts at 2:00 pm (Eastern time)

Get Directions

Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 66

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Send a Card

Send a Card