Joan Dixon

June 10, 1932 - October 12, 2021

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Sarah Joan (Nance) Dixon, 89, of Woodstock, Ohio passed away on Tuesday, October 12, 2021 in the Springfield Regional Medical Center.

Joan was born June 10, 1932 in Woodstock, Ohio the daughter of the late Fred and Florence (Donnal) Nance. She was a graduate of Woodstock High School. Joan was a member of the Universalist Church, Woodstock, Ohio. She worked later in life for over 25 years as a rural carrier for the United States Post Office. Joan was an avid fan of the Cincinnati Bengals and the Cincinnati Reds. She was also a member of her Canasta Club for over 60 years. She always had something to cheer about; Whether it was the grandchildren playing football on a Friday night, nights bowling with her favorite gals or a summer camping trip to Walnut Lake. Her zest for life will live on thru the hearts and souls of her family forever.

Joan is survived by her children, Sharon (Steve) Nott, Karen (Bill) Nott, Michele Holycross, Marsha Dixon Parker (Robert Parker) and Michael (Peggy) Dixon; grandchildren, Shane (Shari) Dixon, Brock (Emily) Dixon, Molly (Larry) McCoy, Harley Nott (Jamie Evilsizor), Sarah Hoffer (Larry Joliff), Lizia (Kim) Nott, Toby (Amy) Nott, Rachael Miller, Megan Levings, Bobby Joe (Erica) Picklesimon, Jeremy Picklesimon, and Tim (Cassie) Picklesimon; 29 great grandchildren; 13 great great grandchildren; sisters, Jeanette (Richard) Westfall, Rose (John) Arth and Margaret (Lawrence) Graham as well as several nieces and nephews and special friends, Jackie Hays and Mary Thomas.

She is preceded in death by her parents; husband of 64 years, Marshall E. Dixon; great grandson, Avery Dixon; son-in-law, Bill Nott and siblings, Marjorie Moore, Nelly Holt, Donna Clevenger, Robert "Bob" Nance, William "Bill" Nancy, Arthur "Doodle" Nance, Earl Nance and Warren "Bud" Nance.

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4-7 p.m. Monday, October 18, 2021 in the FRESHWATER, MCDONALD & VERNON FUNERAL HOME, North Lewisburg, Ohio. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, October 19, 2021 in the funeral home with Pastor Kenny Cordell officiating.

Burial will follow in Woodstock Cemetery.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at www.vernonfh.com.


Cliff and Terrie Hunter - Oct 18, 2021
Sending hugs and our sincere condolences to the Dixon family
The Culp Family - Oct 18, 2021
Our hearts and prayers are with you through this difficult time. Helen and Jimmy, Becky and Ray, Pat and Leonard.
Gregg & Cyn Tehan Marsh - Oct 16, 2021
Mickie & family, We are truly sorry to read of your Mom’s passing. May you find peace & comfort from your wonderful memories. In friendship, Gregg & Cyn
Henry Zimmerman - Oct 15, 2021
"My Thought's & Prayer's" go out to Sharon, & Steve, Karen, & Bill Nott, who is Up "Heaven's Way" Peggy & Mike. And the Extended Family's So Sorry to hear. Of your Loss of Joan in the Family. Joan is a Great Lady She Made Hard-Tac Candy for My "Mother" Virginia for Year's. Joan made the Best Hard-Tac Candy i have ever had. I always Said the Best Hard-Tac Candy around comes from Woodstock Ohio Joan took Pride in Making. It the Best & Making it the Best For her Family & Friends. May "GOD" Come into your Heart's & Help you through the Coming Day's. And Brings you Peace & Calm in Your Heart's. Ya-Friend Zimmie.
Tina McCoy (Rabe) - Oct 15, 2021
To the whole family my deeps condolences on your loss..
Linda myers(kloeker) - Oct 14, 2021
The Dixon family so sorry for your loss in my thoughts and prayers 🙏❤
Joyce Cauley - Oct 14, 2021
Don and I are saddened for your loss. Love, to all of you.
Carolyn Lutz - Oct 14, 2021
My love and prayers are with you at this sad time. In Jesus Love

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