Obituaries

Obituaries

Elnora Bernice Dixon 1916 - 2007 Winchester

Mass of Christian Burial for Elnora Bernice Dixon, 91, Winchester, will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Perry. Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Perry.Miss Dixon died Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007, at Jefferson County Geriatrics Center in Winchester.She was born May 19, 1916, in Parnell, Mo., the daughter of Emory James and Clara Gertrude Echterling Dixon. She graduated from Lawson, Mo., High School in 1934. She lived in the Oskaloosa area for many years and moved to Winchester in 1996.Miss Dixon was an artist. She worked as a designer at Reuter Pipe Organ Co. in Lawrence and retired in 1974. She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church.Survivors include her cousins.The family will receive friends from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at Barnett-Chapel Oaks Funeral Home in Oskaloosa, where a rosary will be recited at 7 p.m.The family suggests memorials to the church, sent in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box 416, Oskaloosa 66066.