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Dixie B Winchell Ackman
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Birth: Apr. 1, 1926
Lincoln
Lancaster County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 2005
Greeley
Weld County
Colorado, USA

Dixie S. Ackman, 79, of Greeley, CO, passed away, Wednesday, October 19, 2005 at Bonell Good Samaritan Center.A funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 24, 2005 at Allnutt Funeral Service/Macy Chapel. Interment will be at Sunset Memorial Gardens.Dixie was born April 1, 1926 to Wayne J. and Blanche (Shivers) Winchell in Lincoln, NE. She married Keith Ackman on August 5, 1951 in Geneva, NE, and he died in 1980.She had formerly lived in New Raymer from 1953 before moving to Greeley in 1964. They continued for farm on their land in New Raymer during the summer until 1990.She received her BA in education from Wesleyan University in Nebraska. She received her Masters from UNC. She taught English at Greeley West from 1966-86 and also taught music, history and English in New Raymer. She taught English at Meeker, Jr. High in 1964 and Heath Jr. High in 1965. She was a member of Delta Zeta Sorority at Nebraska Wesleyan University, active member Calvary Baptist Church, member of the Knife and Fork Club, Weld County School District Retired Teacher's Association, GEA, CEA, and NEA. She loved spiritual concerts. She loved to play the piano and sing. She enjoyed sewing and reading and loved taking care of her family.Surviving Dixie are her daughters, Roe Ann and husband, Ivan Wallin, of Greeley, CO, Carol Shepherd of Greeley, CO and Mona and husband, George Archer, of Arvada, CO; two step grandchildren; and one step great grandchild.Her parents and husband preceded her in death.Memorials may be made to Calvary Baptist Church in care of Allnutt Funeral Service, 702 13th Street, Greeley, CO 80631. 
 
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 Parents:
  Wayne J. Winchell (1892 - 1982)
  Elsie Blanche Shivers Winchell (1896 - 1971)
 
 Spouse:
  Keith G Ackman (1927 - 1980)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sunset Memorial Gardens
Greeley
Weld County
Colorado, USA
 
Created by: Bob Spalding
Record added: Jul 27, 2012
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Dixie B <i>Winchell</i> Ackman
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