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Dixie Lee Crouse Bryson
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1893
Grayson County
Virginia, USA
Death: Aug. 28, 1973
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA




Dixie Lee Bryson, 80, of 206 Bellevue Lane, died at her home Tuesday morning.

She was born Aug. 14, 1893, in Independence, Va., the daughter of the late John M. and Clarinda Caudill Crouse. She had been a resident of Beckley since 1928.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert F. Bryson, on Dec. 4, 1972.

Mrs. Bryson was affiliated for many years with the First Baptist Church of Beckley, where she was head of the Dorcas Society until ill health caused her retirement. She was active in the Ann Rose Sunday School Class there, as well as Circle No. 6.

She was also a member of Unit No. 32 of the American Legion Auxiliary, the Raleigh County Navy Mothers Club, the Civic Department of the Woman's Club of Beckley, and the Raleigh County Chapter of the Society for Crippled Children.

In addition, she served on the city of Beckley's Human Rights Commission.

She is survived by three sons, John of Charleston, Fred of Altamonte Springs, Fla., and Robert of Fort Wayne, Ind.; two sisters, Vaughtie (Mrs. R. B.) Callison and Ennis (Mrs. Howard) McAltee, both of Beckley; one brother, Clay S. Crouse of White 0ak; ten grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held Thursday at 4 p.m. at the Calfee Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Shirley Donnally, former pastor of the Crab Orchard Baptist Ouirch, will conduct the services assisted by Rev. Jones of St. Stephen's Episcopal Church.

Burial will follow at the Mt. Tabor Cemetery.

Friends may call Wednesday from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the
Calfee Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will include Jim Patton, Billy Tully, Wiley
Weaver, Robert Thomson, Robert Lee Stewart, and Paul

Beckley Post-Herald
Wednesday Morning
August 29, 1973
page 14

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  Albert Founten Bryson (1886 - 1972)
Mount Tabor Cemetery
Mount Tabor
Raleigh County
West Virginia, USA
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Record added: Nov 15, 2010
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