Whitesburg KY

Dixon info sought

D. Charles Dixon is writing a book entitled “Don and Pel: Lives Well Lived”, a biography of Dennis and Pelma Blair Dixon, and is seeking information and memories of the couple.

Dennis and Pelma Dixon were both reared on Johnson Fork and Elk Creek in Letcher County. They attended Carcassonne High School. They were married in 1938 and were the parents of five children. One child died at birth. After 17 years on Elk Creek, the family moved to McRoberts and then to Jenkins.

Dennis Dixon was a teacher for 42 years at Carcassonne, Elk Creek, Dixon School, Hotspot, Carbon Glow, McRoberts, Dunham, Burdine and Jenkins.

Pelma Dixon taught at Burdine Elementary School in the Jenkins Independent School System for 26 years.

Send information on the Dixons to D. Charles Dixon, 325 Primrose Ln., Winchester, Ky. 40391.

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