Adrienne Dixon

Adrienne Michelle Dixon passed away on August 31, 2017. She was born on August 14, 1963 and raised by our late mother Margaret Alice (Dixon) McKnight in Boston, Mass. and was the first of three children. She attended the Patrick O’Hearn Elementary School, William Howard Taft Middle School, and graduated from Brighton High School in 1982, and received a full track scholarship at Morgan State University. Adrienne has worked at the VA Boston Healthcare Systems Jamaica Plain Campus for 29 years. She was a founding member of the Boston Divaz Motorcycle Club, loved to bowl with the Traveling League, Boston Rhythm & Bowling, Pepsi Match, TNBA-Secretary, and Neponset Doubles.

Adrienne leaves to cherish in her memory, her brother, John McKnight and Sister Maria (Toni) McKnight, four nephews Noah McKnight, John McKnight Jr., Amyas McKnight, and Nehemiah McKnight. She also leaves her Aunt Jean Pride, Uncle Clifford Dixon, Uncle Bobby Dixon, and first cousins Doreen, Jeanne, Tracie, Robin, and Sonya Dixon. As well as second generation cousins, her god daughter, co-workers, and a host of friends.

Funeral Services will be held at PENTECOSTALS OF BOSTON, 1205A Hyde Park Avenue, Hyde Park, MA on Saturday, September 9, 2017. Viewing 10:00 AM. Services are 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Adrienne Dixon’s memory to Dana-Farber Cancer Institute online at