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Tama Collen Dixon, 59, Owensboro, KY (1959-2020)

Ms. Tama Collen Dixon of Owensboro passed away on August 31, 2020. She was 59 years old.

The Funeral service will be held at 2pmET on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, at Auberry Funeral Home, 503 East Main St., Campbellsville, KY, with burial to follow at Zion Cemetery.

The family requests visitation from NoonET on Tuesday, until the time of the service at the funeral home.

Ms. Tama Collen Dixon, of Owensboro, Kentucky, daughter of the late Wallace Shofner and Laura Shofner was born November 18, 1959. She departed this life on Monday, August 31, 2020 in Owensboro at 59 years of age.

Tama was a homemaker, a great cook, she enjoyed bingo and loved spending time with her grandchildren.

She professed faith in Christ and was of Baptist faith.

Tama is survived by one son and one daughter: Dustin Dickens and fiance Katelin Criss and Kelsey Dixon and fiance Robert Nicholas of Owensboro; twelve grandchildren: Ariana, Jakobi, Rayshin, Kimee, Ezayan, Legacy, Legend, Marshall, Chloe, Matthew, Ella, BentLee, Carson; five sisters and two brothers: Viola Watson and husband Joe, Jane Milby and husband Bob and Kay Hatcher all of Campbellsville, Shelia Moravec of Texas, Nevon Wolf and husband George of Virginia, Dean Shofner and wife Patricia of Lexington and Scotty Shofner of Tennessee; two sisters-in laws, Carolyn Shofner of Campbellsville and Peggy Shofner of Bedford, Indiana along with a host of many other relatives and friends.

Tama was also preceded in death by three brothers and one sister: Roosevelt Shofner, Donnie Shofner, Monroe Shofner and Frances Gilpin.

Auberry Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at

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Tama Collen Dixon, 59, Owensboro, KY (1959-2020)

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