Graveside services for Dixie Collum will be held at 2:30 pm Friday, June 7, 2019, at Terry County Memorial Cemetery with Rev. Don McWhorter officiating.
There will be a family visitation on Friday, June 7, 2019, from 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm at Brownfield Funeral Home.
Dixie passed away at her home in Brownfield Saturday, June 1, 2019, with longtime friend and caregiver Dana Lyday and good neighbor Sherie Forbes at her side. She was born August 6, 1928, to Minnie (Sipe) and Lonnie McKiney near Longworth, TX in Fisher County. Dixie attended school in Longworth, Sweetwater, and graduated from Union High School in 1946. She graduated from Jolleys Beauty School in San Angelo in December of 1946. Dixie was a hairdresser in Brownfield for 62 years and then became a machine quilter for over 20 years. She married Glen Collum in 1948 in Brownfield. Dixie is preceded in death by her husband Glen, parents, Minnie and Lonnie, daughter, Carol and special friend, Don Moore.
Dixie is survived by a son, Gary Collum and wife Sandy; grandson, Billy Collum; and granddaughter, Blair Collum; honorary daughters, Jean Ann Hunte and Holly Hester.
In lieu of flowers, the family request donations to the Terry County Memorial Cemetery Association.
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