Created August 27, 2018

In Memory

This eternal flame burns forever
in remembrance of Marilyn Dixon

Marilyn Dixon

April 10, 1939 - February 8, 2020


Marilyn Dixon, 80, of Magnolia, AR passed away Saturday,

February 8, 2020 at the Wentworth Place in Magnolia.

Marilyn was born April 10, 1939 in Columbia County, Arkansas

to the late Raiford and Rena (Terral) Gunnels. She was a homemaker

and a lifelong and faithful member of the Antioch East Baptist Church.


She is preceded in death by her parents; brother Bobby Gunnels; sisters

Frances Cotton, Billie Mooney, Glenda Hutcheson, and Delois Cheatham.

Marilyn is survived by her husband of 59 years Kenneth Dixon of

Magnolia; sons Steve Dixon and wife Cindy of Magnolia and Mark Dixon

and wife Lisa of Tyler, TX; grandchildren Ashley Talley and

husband Daniel of Magnolia, James Dixon and wife Ashton of Magnolia,

Robert Dixon of Owasso, OK, Claire Dixon of Coppell, TX, and John Dixon

of Tyler, TX; great grandchildren Dixon Talley and Denton Talley;

brother Sam Gunnels and wife Margie of Prescott Valley, AZ;

sister Barbara Knight and husband Robert of Magnolia; a host

of nephews, nieces, cousins, and friends.


Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 10, 2020 at

10:00 a.m. at the Antioch East Baptist Church with Bro. Ron Owen

officiating. Burial will follow at the Antioch East Cemetery under the

direction of Lewis Funeral Home, Inc. in Magnolia. Visitation will be

Sunday, February 9 from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Neal Frazier, Robert Gunnels, Jimmy Hutcheson,

Rick Hutcheson, Joe DeLoach, and Robert Knight.

The family requests memorial donations be made to the Antioch

East Cemetery Association, 1070 Columbia Rd 295, Magnolia, AR 71753.

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Though She's gone, She is not forgotten.
Though absent, She remains in spirit.
Though once a worker, She now rest.

by The Arkansas Good Sams

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