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Dixie Hughes

Wednesday, March 23, 2005

DEXTER -- Dixie Hughes, 91, died March 21, 2005, at Cypress Point Nursing Center in Dexter.

Born Aug. 29, 1913, in Morley, daughter of the late John Wesley and Lillian Moore Dillon, she had lived in Grayridge for many years before moving to Dexter 39 years ago. She was a member of the Second General Baptist Church in Dexter.

On Oct. 21, 1930, in Bloomfield, she married James T. Hughes who preceded her in death on March 9, 1997.

Also preceding her in death were one brother; one sister; and one daughter in 1969, Donna Lynn Zorn.

Survivors include: one daughter, Louise Yeakey of O'Fallon; three sons, Bill Hughes of Dexter, Bob Hughes of Warrior, Ala., and Jerry Hughes of Cape Girardeau; and 11 grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren and two great-

great-grandchildren.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter where services are scheduled for 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. The Rev. Jimmie Trotter of Sikeston will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Bloomfield Cemetery.