Dixie Lee Rardon age 83, Formerly of Osceola, MO died on Saturday, January 17, 2015 in St. Joseph Hospital, St. Charles, MO. She was born July 29, 1931 in Rigor, MO a daughter of Clarence Arthur and Rachel Elizabeth (Thurlo) Rardon.
Dixie had worked as a saleslady at the former Baxter Mobile Homes of Quincy for many years and was a bookkeeper for Burrell Behavioral Health in Springfield, MO. from 1994 until she
retired in 1996. She was a member of Riverview Bible Church in Osceola.
Dixie was a member of the American Business Women's Association, and she was a graduate of the Dale Carnegie Training Program. She liked
doing crafts and her hobbies included painting, crocheting and writing poetry. Dixie owned a social website for seniors, www.The-Little-Brown-Jug.com
Survivors include her children, William "Bill" S. Hester and his wife Jacqueline of Bethel, MO; Michael "Mike" Hester of Quincy; Jack S. Hester and his wife Vicki of Colorado; Crystal K. Paup and her
husband Robert of St. Charles, MO; Lori L. Norval and her husband Michael of Osceola, MO; a brother, Charles Rardon of Steilacoom WA; 13grandchildren, 34 great grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren along with many nieces and nephews.
Dixie was preceded in death by her parents, two brothers, Arthur and Dale Rardon; two sisters, Donna Demming and Betty Miller; and a grandson, William Stephen Hester.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, January 20, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. in the Duker & Haugh Funeral Home by Pastor Michael Norval. Interment
will be in Quincy Memorial Park. Visitation will be Tuesday from 12:30 until 1:30p.m. at the funeral home. Memorials are suggested to the Riverview Bible Church, 5715 SW 1001 Rd. ElDorado Springs, MO. 64744.