Dixie Lee Thompson

June 11, 1940December 8, 2020

Dixie Lee Lawson-Thompson, 80, of Terre Haute, crossed over her mountain to be with her Lord and Savior and rejoined the love of her life, her husband Bobby Joe, and her son, Mike, on Tuesday, December 8, 2020. She was born on June 11, 1940, in Terre Haute to Clair Lawson and Ruby (Butts) Lawson-Tincher.

Dixie graduated from Otter Creek High School. She worked for over 40 years at Wabash Fibre Box Company.

Dixie is survived by her step-brother, Terry Tincher of Clay City; sister-in-law, Judy Torbert of Brazil; and several cousins, nieces, and nephews. She will be greatly missed by those that she left behind.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 12 in Roselawn Memorial Park with Pastor Paul Carey officiating. Mattox-Wood Funeral Home was entrusted with the arrangements. Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at


  • Graveside Ceremony

    Saturday, December 12, 2020


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Lisa Butts

December 12, 2020

She was so sweet and kind, she will be missed very much. She also made the best oatmeal cake. Rest in peace, Aunt Dixie.