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Dixie Lynn Lovett

November 30, 1945February 15, 2021

Dixie Lynn Tharp Lovett, born November 30th, 1945, died Monday February 15th, 2021 at Lake Charles Memorial Hospital.

She was born in Lake Charles, LA, where she lived most of her life. Dixie worked many hours of her young life designing beautiful art and flowers at Michelle’s Flower Shop, which she co-owned with her mother, then became active in her husband’s business Daniel Lovett Bail Bonds.

Dixie was a loving wife to her husband of 52 years, Daniel Lovett. She was a loving mother, who was always involved in the activities of her 3 daughters, whether it be school, Bluebirds, Girl Scouts Brownies or sports. She put just as much love and energy into her grandchildren as she did her children. Dixie also enjoyed working in her yard.

Those left to cherish her memory include her 3 daughters, Candice (John) Upmeyer of Moss Bluff, Tressy (Jason) Bergeron of Lake Charles and Danielle Pack of Lake Charles; 6 grandchildren, Nicolas, Mason and Casey Ramirez, Kylie and Kristin Bergeron and Matthew Upmeyer and 1 great-granddaughter, Sawyer Rose Ramirez.

Dixie was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Robert Lovett, parents Richard (Dick) Tharp and Dorothy Amesbury Tharp, 1 sister, Dorothy Waldmeier and one brother, Richard Tharp Jr.

Visitation will be held at Hixson Funeral Home in Lake Charles from 4pm until 8pm on Saturday, February 20th and from 12pm until 2pm on Sunday February 21th, 2021. Her funeral will be held Sunday, February 21st. Dixie’s final resting place will be at Bird Nest Cemetery.

  • FAMILY

  • Those left to cherish her memory include her 3 daughters, Candice (John) Upmeyer of Moss Bluff, Tressy (Jason) Bergeron of Lake Charles and Danielle Pack of Lake Charles; 6 grandchildren, Nicolas, Mason and Casey Ramirez, Kylie and Kristin Bergeron and Matthew Upmeyer and 1 great-granddaughter, Sawyer Rose Ramirez.


    Dixie was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Robert Lovett, parents Richard (Dick) Tharp and Dorothy Amesbury Tharp, 1 sister, Dorothy Waldmeier and one brother, Richard Tharp Jr.

Services

  • Visitation

    Saturday, February 20, 2021

  • Visitation

    Sunday, February 21, 2021

  • Funeral Services

    Sunday, February 21, 2021

Memories

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Kathy Walter

February 20, 2021

Treat & family,
Your mother was a beautiful lady. May she rest in the arms of our Lord & may He comfort you and your family during this sorrowful time.
God bless you all. I will keep you in my thoughts & prayers.
Kathy Walter RN

Shari Carroll-Bellow

February 19, 2021

Ms Dixie, words cannot express hows much I will miss talking to you, we have shared over the years a lot of laughs, deep talks about life and how you should never hold back . Your life in the short time I knew you exemplified goodness and happiness, I will never forget you and will love you forever. Thanks for letting me in your world although so short, but will last a lifetime. Rest in the bosom of Jesus now Dear friend and don't eat up all the cake when you get there. Love you Ms Dixie.

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