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Rosie Nell Guffey Dixon, 73

Rosie Nell Guffey Dixon, 73, passed away October 31, 2021. She was born in the Arkansas Delta and raised in Perryville, Arkansas by George and Flora Guffey.

She attended Arkansas Tech University in Russellville, Arkansas, where she met the Love of her life- her husband Virgil Dixon, to whom she was married to for 52 years until his death.

She was retired from the Arkansas Democrat Gazette, where she worked for over 30 years. The last few as the Manager over the Editorial Department Library. She loved her pets, reading mystery novels and a good debate.

She is survived by her daughter Louisa Diaz and her favorite Son in Law Gilberto; son Johnatan Dixon and his wife Lisa; four grandchildren; two great grandchildren; five grand puppies; and the neighborhood cats.

Honoring her wishes, she will be cremated and inurned with her husband at the Arkansas Veteran’s Cemetery in North Little Rock, Arkansas with no service held.

The Family is requesting in lieu of flowers please make a donation to your local animal shelter.

Arrangements entrusted to A Natural State Funeral Service, 2620 West Main Street, Jacksonville, Arkansas 72076. 501-982-3400


  • The Fuller’s Posted November 2, 2021 2:35 PM

    Prayers for your family during this difficult time!

  • Edwin (Ed) Winters Posted November 3, 2021 4:27 PM

    Rest in peace cuz!

  • Kathy and Lonny Posted November 3, 2021 6:00 PM

    I am so sorry for your loss. you have my deepest condolences. Your mom was always so kind to me and I loved her smile, You and your family are in my prayers.

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