Geneva M. Dix
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JACKSONVILLE- Geneva M. Dix, 90, a lifetime resident of Jacksonville, died November 24 at her home surrounded by her family.

Mrs. Dix was born in Whitingham on September 14, 1927, the daughter of the late Fred A. and Malah Grace (Murdock) Bernard. She attended school in Whitingham and was a graduate of Whitingham High School, class of 1946.

Mrs. Dix worked at the Burrington Hill Ski Club and the Rough and Ready Leather Shop, both in Whitingham; Stone Soldier in Jacksonville; and GS Precision for 15 years, retiring in 1992. She loved her home, snowmobiling, the outdoors, traveling, and cherished times spent with her family. She was a member of the Jacksonville Community Church, the Breakfast Club in Jacksonville, the Senior Group, the American Legion Auxiliary Post 17 in Whitingham, the E-Z Riders Snowmobile Club, and the VFW in Brattleboro.

Mrs. Dix is survived by her sons Robert Dix, of Florida, and Dana and Gary Dix, of Whitingham; her sister Dorothy Session, of Heath, MA; 19 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; nine great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband Frank Dix, whom she married in Whitingham on July 20, 1946; her sons Richard Dix Sr., Frank Dix, and Douglas Dix; grandson Richard Dix Jr.; brother Kenneth (Sonny) Bernard; and sisters Grace Dix and Mary Havreluk.

Funeral services for Mrs. Dix were held Tuesday, November 28, at 12:30 pm at the Jacksonville Community Church. If friends desire gifts in Mrs. Dix’s memory may be made to the Deerfield Valley Rescue Building Fund or the Whitingham American Legion Auxiliary Scholarship Fund, c/o Covey, Allen and Shea Funeral Home, PO Box 215, Wilmington, VT 05363.

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