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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.
From:
Michael Morrall
Lancaster, KS
Comments:
Dixie and I went to school together. She was always a good friend. My thoughts and prayers for the family.