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Dixie Lee Dietrich

Dixie Lee Dietrich

Dixie Lee Dietrich age 66, of Virden, IL formerly of Quincy,
died on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 4:19 p.m. in her home.

Dixie was born in Quincy, IL on July 3, 1954 a daughter of Elmo and Nellie (TOURNEAR) Iams.
She was a graduate of Quincy Senior High School.

Dixie was a waitress for most of her working career, and for many years worked at Quincy's Coach House Restaurant. She was also a residential caregiver.

She attended the Crossing in Quincy. Dixie loved taking care-of people.

Survivors include her sister, Diane Taylor and brother, Jerry Iams both of Quincy. A grandson, Karson Holien and his mom Julia; nieces Bobbette (Evan) Enrietta and Nicole Kroencke; her step- children, Josh Dietrich and Nicole Dietrich. Her nephews, Ricky and Ryan Taylor, Shaun Iams, a niece, Jera Iams and several great nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her son Chad Taylor, who she loved more than anything else, and a sister, Judith Kroencke.

Cremation rites will be accorded.
Due to the Covid restrictions, no services will be held at this time.
Service arrangements are with the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home.
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From:
Vickie Nokes
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Prayers for all of the family
From:
Melani Loos
St. Louis, MO
Comments:
Sorry for your loss. I remember her from when Nicole and I were young and Dixie was spunky! Thinking of you.
From:
Esther Morrison
Mendon, IL
Comments:
Sorry to hear of Dixie’s passing. Prayers & hugs for Diane & Jerry.
From:
Vickie Parrish
Quincy, IL
Comments:
I am so sorry for ur loss. I went to school w/Dixie. Also I visited w/her whenever I went to the Coach House.
From:
Jill Hooper
QUINCY, IL
Comments:
I'm so sorry to hear of Dixie's passing. She was always so upbeat, friendly and a real ball of fire. My prayers to the family.
From:
Deborah Hellhake Riddell
Quincy, IL
Comments:
My sister Pam and I were so sorry to hear of Dixie's passing. She had just spoken with her not long ago at the boat. Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole Iams family.