DIXON, Barbara Jean
85, of Springfield, passed away January 28, 2022, in Good Shepherd Village. She was born May 18, 1936, in Springfield, the daughter of Fred and
Alberta (Sherrick) Wise. Mrs. Dixon enjoyed cooking and family dinners. She was also
involved in organizing many
reunions for foster families. Her favorite country singers were Gene and Donny Bowshier. Survivors include seven
children, John (Theresa) Souders, Debbie Souders, Jerry
Souders, Tammy Matthews, Darlene (Corey) Funderburg, Bobbi (Josh) Cline and Wade (Kristy) Dixon; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren; sisters, Patty (Chris) Royce and Mary Sherrick and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Edward Dixon in 2018; children, Dale Souders Jr., Reva Blevins, Ronald Souders and Jason Matthews; numerous brothers and sisters and her parents. Visitation will
be held from 5:00PM until 8:00PM on Thursday in the JONES-
KENNEY-ZECHMAN FUNERAL HOME. Funeral services will be held at 8:00PM with Chaplain Todd Anderson officiating.
Burial will be in Rose Hill Burial Park at a later date. Condolences may be shared at www.jkzfh.com.