Funeral services for Mrs. Dixie Lee Weger Longino, 80, will be conducted Wednesday at 6 p.m. at Williams Funeral Home Chapel in Milledgeville. Dr. Jay Hodges will be officiating. Graveside services will be conducted Thursday at 3 p.m. in Oak Hill Cemetery in Quitman.
The family will receive friends here at Williams Funeral Home in Milledgeville on Wednesday from 5 until 6 p.m.
Dixie was a native of Florida. She was raised in the Quitman/Morven area. After high school and College, she moved to Cordele to teach English, speech, declamation, and One-Act plays. There she met and married Billy. They had their two boys, Michael and Mitch, in Cordele. They moved to Athens while Billy pursued his master's degree and had their third child, Candice. They lived in Perry from 1974 until their move to Milledgeville in 1982. Dixie's family cherishes memories of her amazing love, warmth, and devotion to being a wife, mother, sister, aunt, and friend.
She is survived by her husband, Billy Longino; sons, Michael Longino of Atlanta; Mitch (Pam) Longino of Milledgeville; daughter, Candice (Jeb) Massie of Valdosta; grandchildren, Miles and Aaron Longino; Callee and John Massie; sister, Diana Lynn Weger of Quitman; niece, Merce (Kevin) Lam of Renton, Wash. and nephew, Tony Santaella of Columbia, S.C.
Express online condolences at www.williamsfuneral.net.
Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Milledgeville in charge of arrangements.
Published on February 5, 2018