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Dixie Lea Metcalf

Dixie Lea Metcalf passed away Friday, November 13, 2020 at her home in De Kalb, Texas. She was 65.

Dixie was born November 26, 1954, in Roswell, NM, to James Howard and Elizabeth Karlin Eular Scott.  On March 12, 1973, she was married to John Calvin Metcalf in DeQueen, Arkansas. She was a Trucker who went by the CB handle "Milkshake". Dixie never met a stranger. She enjoyed canning and leaves behind her beloved dog, Skittles. She was a member of Austin Chapel Missionary Baptist Church. 

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband, John Metcalf of De Kalb, Texas; two sons, Marvin Metcalf of De Kalb, Texas and Daniel Allen Metcalf of De Kalb, Texas; two daughters and sons-in-law, Janice and Paul Capolungo of Littleton, Colorado and Sherry and Jessie Lane Singleton of De Kalb, Texas; numerous brothers and sisters; 11 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends.

Memorial Services will be held at a later date. Cremation of the direction of Bates Family Funeral Home in De Kalb, Texas.

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