From 1957 to 1985, Dixon worked as a
podiatrist for the VA. Just three years after VA officially ended racial
segregation in its hospitals, Dixon was hired as the first woman and full-time podiatrist to
work for VA.
Marie entered the Air Force in 1994. She
served as a Personal Craftsman and spent time
stationed in Korea, Japan, Turkey, Italy, and Texas.
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