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Doris Jane Dixon

Doris Jane Dixon

Doris Jane Dixon, age 62, of Hatton, Arkansas passed away on Thursday, October 29, 2020 at her home surrounded by family. She was born on Monday, May 12, 1958 to Jessie Charles and Faye Lucille Martin Broach in Mena, Arkansas.

Doris was a beloved teacher at Cove and Cossatot River Schools for thirty years. She was very proud of the work she did and the difference she made in her student’s lives. She liked mowing her grass and gardening, and keeping the yard nice. Her family was very special to her. Doris loved making them her Navajo Tacos and yeast rolls just as much as they enjoyed eating them. Doris was a loving wife, mother, sister, nana, aunt, and friend and will be missed by all who knew her.

She is preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Jessie Broach, Alfred Broach, and Tom Broach; and one sister, Annie Casey.

Doris is survived by her loving husband of 43 years, DeWayne Dixon of Hatton; two sons and daughters in law, Charles and Krisi Dixon of Cove, and Todd and Nonie Dixon of Hatton; two daughters and sons in law, Linda and Kevin Terry of Hatton, and Mary and Chris Martinez of Murrells Inlet, South Carolina; two brothers, Carl Broach of Cove, and Glen Broach of Cove; six sisters, Betty Holley of Dove Creek, Colorado, Fran Bates of Hatton, Alice Catherwood of Plunketteville, Oklahoma, Peggy Wilkinson of Hatton, Edna Dixon of Waldron, and Margaret Miller of Cove; sixteen grandchildren; six great grandchildren; honorary brother, Todd Scott of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma; honorary sister, Gale Kuykendall of Cove; and a host of other relatives and friends.

A graveside service will be held Saturday, October 31, 2020 at 10:00 A.M. at the Westview Cemetery in Cove with Don Youngblood and Tim Smedley officiating. No visitation is planned. Burial arrangements are entrusted to Bowser Family Funeral in Mena, Arkansas.

Pallbearers will be Tommy Fall, Jordan Bond, Justin Bond, David Dixon, Shawn Pollard, and Steven Green.

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