Mary Margaret Smith-Dixon-Flanagan
Mary Margaret Smith-Dixon-Flanagan, age 96, of Scio was called home to be with her Lord Jan. 15, 2013, at Carroll Golden Age Retreat surrounded by her two special nieces, Rosemary Steele and Pat Campitelli, as well as Michelle from Hospice.
Born March 24, 1916, in Steubenville, she was a daughter of Benjamin Harry Thompson and Mary Margaret Hulligen Smith.
She worked for the former Surety Rubber Company in Carrollton in the sewing department.
She is survived by two sons, Mervin (Jean) Dixon, Jr. of Coshocton and Larry "Doc" (Lynn) Dixon of Concord, NC; a daughter-in-law, Jane Dixon of Carrollton; stepdaughter, Virginia Clark of Dellroy; a very special brother, George "Bud" Smith of Carrollton; five grandchildren, Deborah (Doug) Bowling, Danita Dixon, Douglas (Shelley) Dixon, Jamie (Angela) Dixon, and Charity (Jason) Francis; seven great grandchildren, Tiffany Hurst, Vanessa Moore, Broc and Dustin Grigsby, Ethan and Rylee Francis, and Gianna Dixon; seven great great grandchildren, Cassandra, Gavin and Ethan Hurst, Nathan and Josh Moore, and Ian and Mylo May; and many loving family members and special neighbors.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Mervin Jacob Dixon, whom she married Sept. 16, 1936, and who died in 1969; husband, Roy Pete Flanagan, whom she married Nov. 13, 1972, and who died in 2006; grandson, Chad Dixon, who passed away Feb. 9, 2012; two brothers, Bob and Lindey Smith; and two sisters, Martha Brooks and Dorothy Lutton.
The family wishes to thank of all special friends, caretakers of Carroll Golden Age Retreat and great niece, Melissa Wheeler.
Calling hours are Jan. 18 from 5-7 p.m. at Allmon Dugger Cotton Funeral Home in Carrollton. A funeral will be held at 7 p.m. in the funeral home with James Scalf, PhD of Hospice officiating.
Mary "Muggs" will always be remembered for her ever so sweet personality, her love for hot tea and chocolate milk, her flower garden and of course, her everlasting love for her family and friends.