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Cheryl A. (Howell) Dixon

October 10, 1946 ~ February 25, 2019 (age 72)
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Cheryl A. Dixon, 72 of Elkton, MD, passed away suddenly Monday, February 25, 2019 at home.


A lifelong resident of Cecil County, she was born in Elkton, on October 10, 1946, the daughter of the late Eugene W. and Mildred (Crouch) Howell.  She was the wife of the late Emory Dixon who passed February 6, 2011.


Prior to her retirement, Cheryl was the Head Secretary at ATK-Thiokol.  In her spare time, she enjoyed swimming, playing water volleyball, the beach, boating, sunsets, lighthouses and cooking.


Survivors include her daughter: Beth Ayers-Friedel (Kevin) of Elkton, MD and 2 sons: Michael Johnson (Robin) of Middletown, DE and Bobby Staines (Sharon) of North East, MD; 3 sisters: Linda L. Hudson (Jerry) of North East, MD, Patsy H. Meck (Gary) of Carthage, TX and Barbara J. Monger of Rising Sun, MD; 8 grandchildren: Christian, Savannah, Mia, Brooke, Jeffrey, Scott, Ashley and Ryan; a nephew: Gary Petterson (Donna) and their children: Laurie and Sam.


In addition to her husband and parents, Cheryl was also preceded by 2 brothers: Wayne and Glenn Howell; and a sister-in-law: Kelly Howell.


Funeral service will be held Friday, March 1, 2019 at 11:00 am at Crouch Funeral Home, P.A., 127 South Main Street, North East, MD, with visitation beginning at 10:00 am.


In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made payable to North East Little League, in care of the funeral home.




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