Matthew Cade Dillon
October 6, 1984 - January 19, 2021
Matthew Cade Dillon, age 36 and a resident of Mount Hermon was born in Franklinton on October 6, 1984 and passed away Tuesday January 19, 2021. Cade enjoyed his work in construction, operating heavy equipment and erecting metal buildings for most of his life. He loved fishing and spending time with his grandson. Though Cade was shy and quiet, he was always willing to offer a helping hand to anyone in need. He was a loving son, brother, step-father and friend who will be dearly missed.
Survived by: Parents: Kathy and Russell Smith of Osyka, MS, Cole and Sandra Dillon of Mt. Hermon; Sisters and Brothers in law: Marissa and Dave Pettit of Franklinton, Brandy and Raymond Cutrer of Kentwood, Katie and Scott Miller of Mt. Hermon, Ariel Bland and Joseph Galliano, Jr., Amanda and Matthew Burdan; Brothers and Sisters in law: Russell and Cherie Smith of Mt. Hermon, Chad and Ashley Bland; Special cousin since Childhood: Josh Waskom; One Daughter; 4 Step-children: Destiny, Dakota, Dalton and Daelyn McKenzie of Ridgeland, MS; Grandchild: Zayden Spence; Grandmothers: Mildred Waskom, Vivian Smith; Nephews and Nieces: Brady, Peyton, and Eden Miller, Marleigh and Ethan Schilling, Rafe, Remi, Reese, and Ramsi Cutrer, Alexis Trahan, Rusty and Raegan Smith, Zachary, Trace, Sage, and Riley Bland, Destini, Kent; Also numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Willie and Merry Eve Dillon and grandfather Bobby Waskom.
Visitation will be at Crain Funeral Home Monday January 25th from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm. A funeral service will be held in the funeral home chapel at 2:00 pm Monday with Rev. Jimmy Oalmann officiating. Burial will follow in the Baham Cemetery.
Pallbearers: Josh Waskom, Brady Miller, Justin Stogner, Russell Smith, Jill Magee, Dakota McKenzie