EASTHAMPTON, MA (WGGB/WSHM) –
A community is coming together to make dreams come true for an local man with down syndrome.
Meet 55 year-old Billy Dixon.  He’s a service clerk here at Big E’s Supermarket in Easthampton and has been for over two decades and brings a smile to dozens of faces everyday.
“He’s just got a big heart.  He’s here to help everybody out, he does his job,” said Richelle Hurd.
Rick Bangham added, “He enjoys his work, he engages with the customers, and he is a great guy to keep up with.  He is a huge Red Sox fan, so I love to talk to him about the Red Sox.”
However, Dixon has had a long and difficult journey in life.  He was born in Scotland, but was denied entry to the U.S. as a kid because he …
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