Obituary: Dixie Lynn Blackwell

Friday, June 4, 2010

Dixie "Dixie Do" Lynn Blackwell, 14-month-old daughter of Scotty and Cherry Cheek Blackwell, of Lewisburg, died Monday, May 31, 2010, due to drowning.

Dixie "Dixie Do" was born on March 25, 2009, and in addition to her parents she is survived by one sister, Melleeine Blackwell of Lewisburg; maternal grandparents, Ronnie and Nina Smith of Etheridge; paternal grandparents, Lisa Morris (Guy Montgomery) of Lewisburg and Eddie Wayne Blackwell of Lewisburg; paternal great-grandmother, Doris Dalton (Marion) Hicks of Lewisburg; maternal great-grandmothers, Agnes Cheek of Lewisburg and Sandy Smith of Columbia; and several aunts and uncles.

Funeral services were conducted Thursday, June 3, from the chapel of London Funeral Home, with burial to follow in the Short Cemetery.