Austin Wayne Dixon, 27, died on August 14, 2021, in Butte, Montana, after a long struggle with drug addiction. Austin was born on June 13, 1994, in Ketchikan, to Daniel Dixon and Nikki Poutt. He grew up in Ketchikan, and also lived in Anchorage as an adult. Austin loved the outdoors, spending most of his life hunting and fishing, around Ketchikan and POW. He had recently moved to Montana to improve his job options, mostly working in construction and operating big machines.The love of Austin’s life was his son, Jaxin Wayne Dixon, now 5. Austin had battled for years to get clean, to be the father he wanted to be. His family is heart-broken, but grateful that Austin is no longer suffering. Austin was preceded in death by his grandfather, David Dixon, and cousin Aaron Dixon. He is survived by his son, Jaxin; mother Nikki Poutt; father Dan Dixon; grandmother Carolyn Dixon; sisters Reagan, Dallas, and Savanna. Memorial services will be private.