Gwendolyn Dixon1

F, #1757, b. 17 August 1920, d. 15 March 2023
Gwendolyn Dixon
Wife of Lawrence Herbert Boehme, Sr.
     Gwendolyn Dixon was born on 17 August 1920 at Anacoco, Vernon Parish, Louisiana.1 Gwendolyn Dixon also went by the name of Gwen. She was the daughter of Thomas Wayne Dixon and Sophenia Addison.1 She married Lawrence Herbert Boehme, son of Charles August Boehme and Ida Witt, on 4 September 1938.1 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Lawrence Herbert Boehme Sr., on 20 February 1965 at Orange Memorial Hospital, 608 Strickland Drive, Orange, Orange County, Texas.2,3,4 She died on 15 March 2023 at Harbor Hospice Care Facility, Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas, at age 102 years, 6 months and 26 days.1 She was buried on 20 March 2023 at Beech Grove Cemetery, Burr Ferry, Vernon Parish, Louisiana.1

Children of Gwendolyn Dixon and Lawrence Herbert Boehme

  • Lawrence Herbert Boehme Jr.
  • Sarah Elizabeth Boehme
  • Roger Wilson Boehme
  • Robert Allen Boehme
  • Richard Kyle Boehme


  1. [S1343] Claybar Funeral Home, Obituaries, Claybar Funeral Home, Gwendolyn Dixon Boehme
    Claybar Funeral Home
  2. [S28] Texas Deaths 1964-1998, online
  3. [S20] Death Records, SSDI Search Results.
  4. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 60564091 - Lawrence Herbert Boehme.