Dixie Lea Dennis Burkhart

Dixie Lea Dennis Burkhart, 79, of Marietta, Ohio, passed away Thursday (June 19, 2014) at Marietta Memorial Hospital.

She was born Tuesday, July 24, 1934, in Marietta, Ohio, to the late Raymond and Olive Dixon Dennis.

She graduated from Marietta High School and was a devoted member of the 6th & Washington Sts. Church of Christ, and in later years, the Harmar Hill Church of Christ. Dixie enjoyed quilting, bird watching and her dogs.

She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Donald A. Burkhart Sr.; sons, Andy (Trish), Denny (Lisa) and Adam (Rebekah) Burkhart; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Jonathan in 1979; and three sisters, Rosemary, Corda Rae and Sharon.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday (July 5) at Harmar Hill Church of Christ.

Online condolences may be made at www.hadleyfh.com