April 17, 1936 ~ December 10, 2022

Rebecca Ann Dixon Routh, 86, of Bennett, passed away on Saturday, December 10, 2022 at her home.

A graveside service was held on Wednesday, December 14, 2022 at 2 p.m. at Brush Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Patrick Fuller and Rev. Tim Strider presiding.

Becky was born in Chatham County to Colon and Ollie Dixon. She was a member of Brush Creek Baptist Church. She worked in data processing at Acme McCrary for over 35 years. She and her husband, Buddy, owned and operated Routh’s Grocery and Bennett Hardware for many years. In addition to her parents, Becky was preceded in death by her husband, Lester Ervin (Buddy) Routh Jr.

She is survived by her sister, Virginia Fitts of Siler City; and brother, John Thomas “Tom” Dixon of Aberdeen.

Flowers are accepted or donations may be made to Brush Creek Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, 5345 Airport Rd., Bear Creek, NC 27207 or Bennett Baptist Church Cemetery Fund, P.O. Box 91, Bennett, N.C. 27208.

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