Dixie Cooney
Cady McClain
Cady McClaine as Dixie Cooney
All My Children
Portrayed by: Kari Gibson (1988)
Cady McClain (1988-1996, 1998-2002,
2005-2006, 2011 & 2013)

Duration: 1988-1996, 1998-2002, 2005-2006, 2011 & 2013
First appearance: July 1988
Last appearance: September 2, 2013
Cause/reason: Series finale
Created by: Lorraine Broderick
Family: Cortlandt family
Hunkle family
Full name: Dixie Louise Cooney
Gender: Female
Occupation: Therapist
Residence: 3420 Canyon Drive
Pine Valley, Pennsylvania
Parents: Paul "Seabone" Hunkle
(father, deceased)
Bess Cooney
(mother, deceased)
Siblings: William "Will" Cortlandt
(brother, deceased)
Melanie "Lanie" Cortlandt
Del Henry
(paternal half-brother)
Diana "Di" Henry
(paternal half-sister, deceased)
Marital status: Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(dated/engaged) [08/2011-]
Past marriage(s): Adam Chandler Sr.
(invalid) [1988-1989]
Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(divorced) [1989-1990]
Craig Lawson
(divorced) [1991-1992]
Brian Bodine
(divorced) [1992-1993]
Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(divorced) [1994-1996]
Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(divorced) [1999-2002]
Children: Adam "J.R." Chandler Jr.
(son, with Adam)
Bess Martin
(daughter, with Tad, deceased)
Kathleen "Kathy" Martin
(daughter, with Tad) {given up for adoption}
Grandchildren: Adam "A.J." Chandler III
(grandson, via J.R.)
Aunts & uncles: Palmer Cortlandt I
(maternal, deceased)
Unknown man
(maternal, deceased)
Cousins: Ross Chandler
Nina Cortlandt
Andrew Preston
(maternal; adopted)
Peter "Pete" Cortlandt
Caleb Cortlandt
Other relatives: Julie Rand Chandler
(maternal; adopted)
Robert "Bobby" Warner
(maternal; adopted)
Michael "Mickey" Warner
Asher Pike
Samuel "Sam" Grey
(maternal; adopted)
Romances: Adam Chandler Sr.
(affair/lovers; 1988)
Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(affair/lovers; 1989)
Ted Orsini
(lovers; 1991, deceased)
(dated/engaged; 1997-1998)
David Hayward
(affair/lovers; 2002)
Thaddeus "Tad" Martin
(dated/engaged; 2011-)
Dixie Cooney (formerly Chandler, Martin, Lawson & Bodine) is a fictional character on the ABC daytime soap opera All My Children.

Actress History:Edit

  • Kari Gibson (07/1988-09/1988)
  • Cady McClain (10/1988-06/1996, 07/1998-02/2002, 12/2005-01/2007, 05/2011-09/2011 & 04/2013-09/2013; contract & 05/2008-06/2008 & 02/2010; recurring)

Other Information:Edit

  • Presumed deceased from May 10, 2002 to December 23, 2005
  • Presumed January 30, 2007 to May 15, 2011

Character History:Edit

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