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Ivo “Butch” L. Dillon, Jr.

Mr. Ivo L. “Butch” Dillon, Jr., age 68 of Nashville, passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018. A native of Davidson County, he was the son of Mary Holloway Dillon and the late Ivo L. Dillon Sr.  He was a 1968 graduate of Father Ryan High School and attended Columbia State College.  He retired from Nashville Machine Company’s Elevator Division with thirty-five years of service.  He was an avid golfer and was a member of St. Edward’s Catholic Church.

He was preceded in death by his father, Ivo L. Dillon Sr.; father and mother-in-law, Harry and Modene Harel Goot; brother-in-law, Tommy Hudson.  He is survived by wife of thirty-one years, Patricia Goot Dillon; mother, Mary Holloway Dillon; two children:  Christine Dillon, Ivo “Bud” Dillon; two step-children:  Tammy (Mike) Moore, Mark (Rhonda) Helton; five grandchildren:  Devin Moore, Patrick Holtz, Luke Helton, Evan Dillon, Ivo Scott Dillon; brother, Joe (Susan) Dillon; three sisters:  Mary (Mike) Hutchison, Cathy Hudson, Patricia (Phil) Blackburn; step-mother-in-law, Dorothy Goot.

Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 11, 2018, at 11 a.m. from the Ligon & Bobo Funeral Home, 241 West Main Street, Lebanon, with Father Dan Reehil officiating. Interment – Wilson County Memorial Gardens.  Pallbearers:  Pat Hopkins, Ray Burch, Neal Shane, Mike Crowston, Phil Blackburn, Mike Moore.  Visitation Wednesday 3-7 p.m. and Thursday after 10 a.m.

LIGON & BOBO FUNERAL HOME in charge of arrangements. (615)444-2142 www.ligonbobo.com

Messages for the Family

  1. Denise Holt says:
    Bless u in my prayers!!
  2. Glenda White says:
    Dear Patsy,
    May the peace of God that surpasses all understanding rest with you and your family, keeping you in prayer.
  3. Missy Hunter says:
    Remembering Butch with much love. Prayers for comfort and peace for Patsy and all the family.
  4. Kimberly hutchison says:
    Much love aunt patsy heaven gained. Another angel in our hearts uncle butch will live till we see him again he is probably golfing with tommy and popaw
  5. Ray Midgett says:
    A great man ,friend and fun guy!
    Heaven has another strong,funny caring angel .
    Matt you will b so missed here but glad you inspired me to be me and were my friend
    Peacefully Remembered Always
  6. Chris hutchison (nephew) says:
    RIP BUTCH you were like a second dad growing up you were a great ROLE MODEL for us boys growing up I am lost for words hope you and papaw are playing GOLF at MCCABE in the sky SORRY for your loss PATSY i will pray for you
  7. Carolyn Watson Padula says:
    My deepest Smypathy goes out to Mary and her children on the death of your son and brother “Ivo”
  8. Ann Floersh Quarterman says:
    Cathy, I am so sorry for your loss of your precious brother. Prayers and hugs to you and all your family. Blessings always.
  9. Regina Neil says:
    To the family of Ivo “B” L. Dillion jr. Truly sorry for your loss my condolences to you and your family please find comfort in our loving heavenly father’s promise found in his word the bible holds out to our loved ones again ps94:19) also Rev21:3,4)