Tuesday, May 19, 2009
Clara Marie Guffey Dixon, 1913-2000
Chillicothe Constitution-Tribune [MO] - 17 February 2000
Clara Marie Dixon, 86, of Green City, Mo., died Wednesday, Feb. 16, 2000, at Milan Health Care Facility.
She was born Nov. 26, 1913, in Jerome, Iowa, the daughter of Frank and Stella Butler Guffey.
On Jan. 20, 1931, she married Nolan Robert Dixon in Unionville. He survives of the home.
Mrs. Dixon grew up in the Pennville Community and lived all of her lifetime in the Green City area. She was a member of the Green City Assembly of God Church.
Survivors also include two daughters, Nelma Pigg of Green City and Cheryl Hayes of Milan; two sons, Dr. Darl Dixon of Brookfield and Dr. Rick Dixon of Okmulgee, Okla.; three brothers, Murl Guffey of Green City, Marvin Guffey of Minnesota and Kenneth Guffey of Wichita, Kan.; a sister, Reta Baldwin of Kirksville; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson.
She was preceded in death by her parents; a great-grandson, Aaron Burres; and two sisters, Irene McFarland and Arbilla Wilcox.
Funeral services will be at 1:30 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 19, 2000, in the Glenn E. Kent & Son Funeral Chapel in Green City. The Rev. Alan Coonfield will officiate. Burial will be at the Green Castle Cemetery.
Music will be furnished by Madonna Noland, Audrey Jones, Elaine Frazier and Madge Reid.
Pallbearers will be Greg Dixon, Rod Dixon, David Burris, Caleb Dixon, Bill Frazier and Cly Law.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Pigg, Tyler Pigg and John Jobe.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Glenn E. Kent & Son Funeral Home in Green City.