James L. "Jimmy" Dixon, 32, Altoona, died Saturday at UPMC Pittsburgh after an extended illness. He was born in Erie, son of Donna (Dixon) Plowman. Surviving are his mother in Indiana; two sisters: Cheree and Ashley Plowman; and his grandmother, Donna Dixon. He was preceded in death by a brother, Brandon Curtis; and his stepfather, Freddie Plowman. There will be no visitation. A service will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by The Stevens Mortuary Inc., 1421 Eighth Ave., Altoona.