passed away peacefully in her granddaughter’s home
in Lehi, UT, on Dec. 26, 2011. She was born on Oct. 24,
1915, in Jalong, Person Co., NC, to Leamon Foy Harris and
Rosa Anna Wheeley.
Irene married Maxie Abraham Dixon on Jan. 13, 1934, and
they were later sealed in the AZ temple on June 10, 1949.
They were married for 62 years before his death.
Irene was an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ
of Latter-Day Saints and held many responsible positions
in all the organizations. She even served as a branch clerk.
She loved sewing for her home and family, reading the scriptures
and other books, feeding the missionaries, and whatever
else she could do to build the Kingdom.
She was a loving and devoted wife and mother and a steadfast
friend. She will be missed.
Irene was preceded in death by her parents, her husband,
4 brothers, 2 sisters and one grandson. She is survived
by her daughter, Shirley Joyce Dixon Hall of Lehi, UT, and
her son, Maxie Sherwood Dixon and his wife, Jean, of Raleigh,
NC., 7 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and 15 great-great-grandchildren.
Memorial services for Irene will be held Saturday, December
31, 2011. Interment will be in the Person Cemetery, Roxboro,
North Carolina. Services under the direction of Warenski
Funeral Home of American Fork, Utah.
Age 95, died peacefully in American Fork, Utah, on October
15, 2017. She was a dedicated wife, mother, educator, musician, and
artist. She was born in Sugar City, Idaho, on May 11, 1922 ...READ
Clara Kiefer York
Born July 31, 1927
Died Sept. 23, 2017
At the American Fork Hospital in American Fork, Utah after complications
from a fall. She was 90 years old at the time of her death ...
James Robert Cooper
Born April 10, 1928
Died Sept. 21, 2017
The oldest of 4 children. Growing up, Bob enjoyed sports, taking family
vacations, and playing with his siblings and friends ...READ
Catherine Jane Reed
Was born July 24, 1931 in Richmond Indiana at the home
of James Thurman Reed and Mae Euphemia Holmquist. Catherine had three
younger brothers; Robert Joseph, James Thomas, and Richard Allen Reed.
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