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Libbie Dillon

Friday, August 26, 2005

SIKESTON - Libbie Dillon, 93, died Aug. 26, 2005, at Sikeston Convalescent Center.

Born May 29, 1912, in Paragould, Ark., daughter of the late Hollie and Nora Ester Scott Holifield, she had been employed by International Shoe Company and the Scott County Collectors office and was a member of First Baptist Church in Sikeston.

She was married to Carson Dillon, who preceded her in death on Jan. 1, 1970.

She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Roy Holifield, Glenn Holifield, Carl Holifield and Charles Holifield; and two sisters, Charlene Ryan and Vera Kellar.

Survivors include two sisters, Violet Tidwell and Reba Ryan of Sikeston.

Visitation will be 5-7 p.m. Sunday at Ponder Funeral Home where services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday with the Rev. David Jackson, associate pastor of the First Baptist Church in Sikeston, officiating.

Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery in Sikeston.