Dorothy "Dotty" Dixon

Dorothy E. "Dotty" McFarland Dixon, 92, of Elizabethtown, died Monday, October 15, 2018 at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She was a native of Elizabethtown, graduated from Elizabethtown High School, and St. Mary's College in South Bend, Indiana. She was a member of St. James Catholic Church and was the past president of the PTA at St. James School and Building Committee for the current church. She was a Cub Scouts and Girl Scouts leader, and an avid bridge player and sports and horse racing fan. She was a best friend to many. She was preceded in death by her husband, C.W. "Chub" Dixon; sister, Barbara McFarland Mathis; and parents, G.W. and Alma Laureen Rihn McFarland. She is survived by her son, Bill Dixon of Elizabethtown; daughter, Barbara Dixon Mattingly; two grandchildren, Carrie Smith and Monica Marks; 6 great grandchildren; and 11 nieces and nephews. The funeral will be Saturday at 10:30 a.m. at St. James Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Brown Funeral Home. Expressions of sympathy may take the forms of donations to St. James Catholic Church. Condolences may be expressed online at


Friday, October 19, 2018 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Saturday, October 20, 2018 starting at 10:30 AM
St. James Catholic Church

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