Mrs. Peggy Evelyn Dixson, 79, of Corsicana passed away Friday, Nov. 10, 2017 at the Twilight Home in Corsicana surrounded by her family. She was born Feb. 18, 1938 in Dallas, Texas to Dahl and Jewell Inez Stanfield Greenawalt.
She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister and friend. She attended First Baptist Church, and had a great love for her Lord and family. She was part of the Kinsloe House at one time. Those that knew her enjoyed her great wit and humor. She enjoyed shopping for and finding antiques to fix up and resell, in her free time she loved sewing, gardening, animals, and being very active in the Red Hat Society and with The Roadrunners group.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years on March 21, 2017, Elbert Glenn Dixson; her parents; and a sister, Linda Powell.
She is survived by her daughters, Tammy Westover and Deborah Lynn Busby and husband Dan; son, Randy Howard Dixson and wife Kitty; grandchildren, Schelly Busby, Daniel Busby and wife Ashley and Rhonda Davis and husband Kelly; great grandchildren, Zach Davis, Ashlee Davis and Emery Jo Busby; and numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
Visitation with the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017 at Corley Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2017 at the Corley Funeral Home Chapel with Dr. Danny P. Reeves officiating. Interment will follow at 1 p.m. at the Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Randy Dixson, Dan Busby, Daniel Busby, Kelly Davis, Zach Davis and Schelly Busby.
An online guest book is available at www.corleyfuneralhome.com and selecting the Peggy Evelyn Dixson obituary.
Published on November 14, 2017