Deloris L. (Atherton) Dixson

December 5, 1926 ~ April 13, 2020 (age 93)


Deloris L. Dixson, age 93, Logansport, passed away at 9:50 a.m. on Monday, April 13, 2020, at Memorial Hospital.

Born December 5, 1926, in Logansport, she was the daughter of Harold and June Goltry Atherton.

On January 20, 1951, in Logansport, she was married to Cecil C. Dixson, who preceded her in death on July 19, 2007.

Deloris had been employed for 25 years at RBM (White-Rodgers). She had also been employed for 25 years as a greeter at Wal-Mart, where she knew many of Wal-Mart’s customers and they knew her.

She enjoyed traveling and especially her grandchildren. She and her husband, Cecil, had been active members of Ninth Street Christian Church.

Deloris’ best friend was her adopted shelter dog, Buddy.

Surviving are a son, Terry Dixson, Logansport; daughter, Karen (Gary) Butcher, Anoka; grandchildren, Bryan Dixson, Flora, Chad (Chelsea) Dixson, Logansport, Christopher (Mindy) Dixson, Roann, twin grandsons, Travis (Tasha) Butcher, Walton, and Terry (Sherry) Butcher, Camby, Amanda (Wally) Gebhardt, Adamsboro; fifteen great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

An infant daughter, Sandra Sullivan, and sister, Barbara Spencer, preceded her in death.

Funeral arrangements are private.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Walton Christian Church Food Pantry.

Family and friends may leave a message of condolence or memory at  

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Deloris L. (Atherton) Dixson, please visit our floral store.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Deloris L. (Atherton) Dixson
© 2020 Kroeger Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy