Andre was called to sweet rest on Saturday, April 15, 2017 while at Northeast Methodist Hospital in San Antonio, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, B. Glen Dixon, Sr.; grandmother, Evelyn Louise Dixon; and nephew, Kaylen Michael Clark.
He leaves to cherish his memory, wife, April Ayala (San Antonio, Texas); sons, Andre L. Ayala, Jr. (Glade Spring, VA) and Quentin L. Ayala, (San Antonio, TX); three step-daughters, Antenecia (Rafael) Martinez (Hawaii), Laticia Wheeler, and Johnetta Wheeler (both of San Antonia, TX); mother, Brenda Ayala (Bristol, TN); sister, Carlita Williams (Bristol, VA); “brother/cousins” Kevin A. (Lisa) Williams (Winston Salem, NC), Shannon (Sabrina) Two Lions (Stockbridge, GA); great-aunt, Mrs. Lillian Snapp (Bristol, VA); three uncles, Branner G. (Novella) Dixon, Jr. (Bristol, VA), Henry E. (Terry) Dixon (Almagorda, NM), Winfred Alexander Dixon (Bristol, TN); aunts, Vernell Willis (Clinton, TN), Evelyn (Tony) Bennett (Piney Flats, TN) and Shirley Wellington, (Bristol, VA); as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Memorial services for Mr. Andre Ayala will be conducted Saturday, May 27, 2017 at 2:00pm from New Hope Baptist Church, Rev. William Reid officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 pm until the hour of service. A reception will follow the service