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Nora Cecil Dixon Asher
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1904
Campton
Wolfe County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Feb. 22, 1993
Lexington
Fayette County
Kentucky, USA

Nora Cecil (Dixon) Asher was the daughter of James C. and Evelyn "Eva" (Back) Dixon. She married Curtis Asher on September 5, 1926. They had three children: William Curtis Asher, Anita Jean (Asher) Campbell and Mary Kathryn "Kay" (Asher) Tandy.

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The obituary of Nora (Dixon) Asher as published in the February 24, 1993, issue of The Mountain Eagle:

Former Letcher postmaster dies

Nora Dixon Asher, 88, of Lexington, died February 22 in Lexington.

A daughter of the late James and Evelyn Back Dixon, she was the widow of Curtis Asher.

Mrs. Asher was a retired postmaster from the Letcher Post Office.

Surviving are a son, William Curtis Asher, Letcher; two daughters, Anita Campbell, Lexington; Kathryn Kaye, Denver, Colo.; two sisters, Rebecca Warner and Lillian Monhollin, both of Crittenden; five grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were to be held February 23 at Pruitt's Funeral Home in Lexington.

A graveside service will be held today (Wednesday) at 1 p.m. at the Dixon Cemetery at Elk Creek. 
 
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 Parents:
  James Caudill Dixon (1875 - 1923)
  Evelyn Back Dixon (1877 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Curtis Asher (1904 - 1974)*
 
 Siblings:
  Etta Bea Dixon Caudill (1899 - 1938)*
  Murial Joy Dixon Caudill (1900 - 1937)*
  Nora Cecil Dixon Asher (1904 - 1993)
  Infant Dixon (1914 - 1914)*
  James Laurence Dixon (1918 - 1991)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Inscription:
MOTHER

NORA DIXON
ASHER
SEPT. 28, 1904
FEB. 22, 1993
 
Burial:
Dickson Cemetery
Blackey
Letcher County
Kentucky, USA
 
Maintained by: Brian K. Caudill
Originally Created by: Brenda Caudill Middleton
Record added: Nov 21, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 80781787
Nora Cecil <i>Dixon</i> Asher
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- Brenda Caudill Middleton
 Added: Nov. 21, 2011
 
 
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