Ms. Bessie Mae Dixon Keeton was born January 6, 1930 in Collinwood, Tennessee, the daughter of the late Calvin and Lillie Bryant Dixon. She was a member of Shawnettee Church in Collinwood. Ms. Keeton departed this life on November 23, 2020 in Collinwood, Tennessee making her stay in this life some 90 Years, 10 Months and 17 Days.
She is survived by two sons, Terry Keeton and wife Brenda of Collinwood, TN, Timmy Keeton and wife Connie of Florence, AL; four daughters, Karen Jaske of Nashville, TN, Jean Reed of Collinwood, TN, Marcia Brewer and husband Rickey of Clifton, TN, Lisa Woldhagen of Waynesboro, TN; two sisters, Peggy Dixon, Carolyn Love and husband Billy of Waynesboro, TN; fourteen grandchildren, Michele Walker (Eric), Anthony Reed (Brandi), Brad Reed (Jennifer), Blake Keeton, Derrick Keeton, Ashley Keeton, Steve Keeton, Rachel Keeton, April Andrews (Jamie), Erin Bryant (Rueben), Hayden Brewer (TeJa), Ian Pigg, Chase Woldhagen, Kane Woldhagen (Sammi). She is also survived by twenty great-grandchildren: Nick Walker, Jake Walker (Kourtney), Brittany Jaske, Austin Reed, Lakelyn Reed, Jayden Reed, Parker Reed, Maelee Reed, Bella Keeton, Ashton Ball, Gus Hill, Jase Harris, Parker Andrews, AnaCraig Andrews, Baker Bryant, Jaxon Bryant, Ramsey Bryant, Ella Brewer, Elizabeth Brewer, and Kassie Woldhagen.
In addition to her parents, Ms. Keeton was preceded in death by two grandchildren, Donald Jaske, Cody Woldhagen; a great-grandchild, Gabrielle Reed; three brothers, Thomas Dixon, Ray Dixon, Kenneth Dixon; as well as two sons-in-law, Leo Reed and Mark Woldhagen.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday November 25, 2020 from 12:00 PM until service time at 2:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors, Collinwood, Tennessee. Services will be held on Wednesday November 25, 2020 at 2:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors, Collinwood, Tennessee, with Jason Love officiating. Burial will follow in the Shawnettee Cemetery.