|Birth: ||Oct. 6, 1922|
|Death: ||Sep. 23, 2007|
(My husband's Mother)
~*~ Margie Dixon Jeffrey Hamilton ~*~
(October 6, 1922 ~ September 23, 2007)
Margie Dixon Jeffrey Hamilton, 84, of Columbus, Kansas, went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, September 23, 2007, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Margie had been ill for about a year and a half from colon cancer.
Margie was born October 6, 1922 in the Crestline , Kan. area, the daughter of Charles and Lillie Kaiser Dixon. She graduated from Riverton High School. After high school she taught in a one-room school house. Then she attended the Business College in Joplin, Mo.
She worked at Southwestern Bell Telephone operator, and as a checker at Ferriers Grocery Store in Miami, Okla., Army Ammunition plant, Rogers Iron, Farmers Chemical Co., retiring in 1988, she also managed the HUD Housing in Columbus for 10 years. Then she worked for Apple Market until her health forced her to retire in March 2007.
She married William John Jeffrey Sr. They later divorced. To this union was born, Charles Elmer, William John Jr., Linda Susan and Janice Diane.
She married Johnnie R. Hamilton on November 24, 1956 in Clovis, NM. She preceded her in death Oct. 19, 1996. To this union, Jimmy Dale was born.
One of her favorite hobbies was gardening and raising flowers.
Survivors include two sons, Johnny and Barb Jeffrey of McCune, Kan., and Jimmy and Jacque Hamilton of Hallowell, Kan., and two daughters, Janice Leeper of Joplin, Mo., and Linda Jones of Miami, Okla. , one sister, Charlene Duncan of Crestline, Kan., and seven grandchildren, Shane Jeffrey, Shana Stone, Jeff Jones, Katy Stockwell, Stacey Leeper, Heather Schuburger, and Tyler Hamilton. Seven great-grandchildren, Shelbye Jeffrey-Jelik, Brandi Williams-Jeffrey, Erik and Devan Stone, Hudson and Kinlyn Stockwell, and Cyler Schuburger, and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, one son Elmer Charles Jeffrey, one grandson, Dennis Jones, two brothers, Clyde Dixon and Glenn Dixon.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007 at the Crestline Baptist Church with her nephews, Pastor Paul Duncan and Jimmy Duncan officiating. Burial will be in the Park Cemetery, Columbus, Kan. The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Simpson Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to the St. Johns Hospice program and may be left at or mailed to the Simpson Funeral Home, 323 S. Kansas Ave., Columbus, Kan.
Charles Dixon (1876 - 1965)
Lillian Mae Kaiser Dixon (1887 - 1973)
William John Jeffrey
John R. Hamilton (1911 - 1996)*
Charles Elmer Jeffrey (1946 - 1949)*
Janice Diane Jeffrey Leeper (1952 - 2010)*
E. Glenn Dixon (1908 - 2002)*
Clyde H. Dixon (1910 - 2000)*
Margie Dixon Hamilton (1922 - 2007)
Created by: Barb J "John 3:16"
Record added: Sep 24, 2007
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