Beloved gospel singer, songwriter and musician, Jessy Dixon, died Monday September 26, 2011 in his Chicago home.
During the lifetime of a career that spanned upwards of five decades, Dixon wrote more than 200 songs. Author of gospel classics such as I Love To Praise His Name and He's The Best Thing To Happen to Me, Dixon was perhaps most known for his 1993 hit, I Am Redeemed, a song that impacted audiences worldwide, and held a top-ten position on the gospel charts for over five years.
The Family and Friends of Jessy Dixon would like to say Thank You for the outpouring of love , sympathy and support we have received while going through this difficult time. Every call, letter, hug, look and smile is more than appreciated and is still in great abundance. We do not have words to describe the strength your prayers have given us Gods word reigns true and we are comforted.