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Leila M. Dixon Black
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Birth: Dec. 14, 1913
North Point
Bedford County
Pennsylvania, USA
Death: Jan. 23, 2009
Roaring Spring
Blair County
Pennsylvania, USA

Leila M. (Dixon) Black, 95, Roaring Spring, formerly of Enid Mountain Road, Six Mile Run, Pa., died Friday at her daughter's home. She was born in North Point, Six Mile Run, daughter of Chester J. & Rose J. (Clark) Dixon. On Feb. 16, 1934, she married Ralphard E. Black in Six Mile Run and he died May 18, 2000. Surviving are five children: Sandra L. Smith and husband, Don, of Roaring Spring, Marlene D. Putt and husband, Dean, of Six Mile Run, Linda R. Hobble and husband, Joe, of Three Springs, Ralphard L. and wife, Janet (Hill), of Everett and Allen L. and wife, Sandy (Figard), of Loysburg; 13 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and four siblings: Clinton E. Dixon of Sharon, PA, Lena J. Mathes of Saxton, Fern Dixon of Six Mile Run and Roberta Faye Black of Saxton. She was predeceased by four siblings: Cleveland, Carl and Luther Dixon and Lillian Mitchell. Mrs. Black was a member of Round Knob Church of God, where she previously served on the Ladies Aide Society and as a Sunday school teacher. She was a graduate of Broad Top High School, Defiance, Class of 1932. During her lifetime, she was a homemaker. She enjoyed chasing and catching butterflies, quilting, making children's clothes and camping trips and was well-known for the rugs she made. Mrs. Black always enjoyed the outdoors: walking, taking notice of different leaves and trees and taking great pride in her beautiful flower gardens. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today at Akers Funeral Chapel, 715 Church St., Saxton, and 10 until the 11 a.m. funeral service Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at Round Knob Church of God, Pastor Bernie Fortna and the Rev. Dr. Stanley Cordell officiating. Burial will be held at Broad Top City IOOF Cemetery, Broad Top City.

Altoona Mirror, Mon., 1/26/2009

Family links: 
  Chester Joseph Dixon (1891 - 1974)
  Rose Jennette Clark Dixon (1893 - 1970)
  Ralphard E. Black (1913 - 2000)
  Leila M. Dixon Black (1913 - 2009)
  Carl C. Dixon (1915 - 1989)*
  Cleveland Dixon (1918 - 1921)*
  Clinton Earl Dixon (1919 - 2015)*
  Clarence Luther Dixon (1921 - 1999)*
  Lillian Dixon Mitchell (1924 - 2006)*
  Lena J Dixon Mathes (1927 - 2011)*
*Calculated relationship
Broad Top IOOF Cemetery
Broad Top City
Huntingdon County
Pennsylvania, USA
Maintained by: Genealogy-Detective
Originally Created by: Anonymous
Record added: Jan 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 33308111
Leila M. <i>Dixon</i> Black
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