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Cheryl Susann Dixon

April 20, 1946 ~ September 23, 2021 (age 75)

Obituary

            Cheryl Susann Dixon, 75, a resident of Portland, Indiana passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021, at IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie.  

            Cheryl was born on April 20, 1946, in Muncie, Indiana, the daughter of John and Mable Lucille (Taflinger) Elwood.  Cheryl retired from being a daycare provider in Iowa City, Iowa.  She enjoyed making quilts and crocheting special gifts for her family and friends.  She was her happiest when surrounded by her family. She married Fred Dixon on June 6, 1964.  

            She is survived by:

            Her husband of 57 years:  Fred Dixon – Portland, Indiana 

            Children:  April Masonbrink (husband Mark) – Geneva, Indiana 

                              Fred Dixon, Jr. – Portland, Indiana 

                              Bridget Abalos (husband Frank) – Iowa City, Iowa

                              Bryan Dixon (wife Buffi) – Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 

                              Brooke Dixon – Atlanta, Georgia 

            2 brothers:  James “Jim Bob” Elwood (wife Marcia) – Louisville, Tennessee 

                               Anthony Elwood (wife Corinna) – Portland, Indiana 

            And 17 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren

Preceded in death by her sister Diane Smith and two brothers, John David Elwood and William Bill Elwood.

            Visitation will be held on Monday from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. at Williamson-Spencer and Penrod Funeral Home in Portland.  Services to celebrate Cheryl’s life will follow at 1 p.m. on Monday at the funeral home.  Pastor Gil Alicea will officiate the service and burial will follow at Gardens of Memory Cemetery, north of Muncie.  

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Services

Visitation
Monday
September 27, 2021

11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

Funeral Service
Monday
September 27, 2021

1:00 PM
Williamson, Spencer and Penrod Funeral Homes - Portland Chapel
208 N. Commerce
Portland, IN 47371

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