FAIRFIELD – Bonnie Lynne Dixon, 65, of Fairfield passed away on May 1, 2018, after a brief battle with lung cancer. She was surrounded in her daughter’s home by loved ones. \r\n\r\nBonnie was born on February 26, 1953, in Fairfield the daughter of Albert Ole Dixon and Marion (Ames) Bailey. Bonnie graduated from Lawrence High School in 1971. \r\n\r\nAfter graduation Bonnie worked at Scott Paper until the closing in 1997. Bonnie had many coconspirators at Scott Paper, many of whom came to visit her during her brief illness. After the closing of the mill Bonnie went to school to be a Certified Nursing Assistant and spent just over 12 years working at the Togus VA, where she had many accomplices whom she remained close to after her well-deserved and eagerly anticipated retirement in March of 2015. \r\n\r\nBonnie was a proud mother and grandmother who bragged about her family to everyone she knew. She was affectionately known as “Haha” to her three grandchildren and she loved spoiling them and showering them with gifts. She loved movies and enjoyed watching her large collection of movies on her giant outdoor screen with friends and family. Halloween was her favorite time of the year, and she spent the month enjoying her favorite horror and paranormal movies, and sharing them with her children and grandchildren. Bonnie had a unique sense of humor that made people enjoy every minute they spent with her. \r\n\r\nShe is predeceased by her father Albert Dixon, Sr., and mother, Marion (Ames) Bailey; and life-long friend, Francesca Lizzotte.\r\n\r\nBonnie is survived by her two daughters, Nikkia Finnemore and husband Matthew of Fairfield, and Krystal Dixon of Salem, MA; three grandchildren, Melissa, Benjamin, and Kristopher Finnemore; sister Sandra Doyon of Winslow; brother, Albert Dixon Jr. of Norridgewock; and grand-dog, Katie. \r\n\r\nA memorial service will be held on Monday, May 7, at 2 p.m., at Getchell Street Baptist Church, 3 Getchell St., Waterville. A reception will immediately follow the service. \r\n\r\nBonnie was an avid dog lover. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Humane Society of Waterville, 100 Webb Rd., Waterville, ME 04901, in her memory.