Dix Bennett Davis


Dix Bennett Davis, 82, passed away August 30, 2016 in Cedar Hills. Born August 16, 1934 in Provo, Utah to Dewain LeRoy and Marcelene Bennett Davis. He married Marjorie Rae Hatfield in Springville, Utah. Their marriage was later solemnized in the Salt Lake LDS Temple.

Dix worked for Geneva Steel. He was an active member of the LDS church serving in many callings especially the 17 years as a temple worker at the MT Timpanogos Temple. He had many hobbies including: gardening, bowler, archery, antique bottle hunting and was a great athlete.

He is survived by his children: Kennyon Davis, Bryan (Amy) Davis, Denise Baird, Kyle (Karen) Davis, Danual (Cathy) Davis and Randall (Kati) Davis, 26 grandchildren, many great great grandchildren siblings: Brent Davis, Dennis Gauger, Pauline Davis, Linda Clark, Kerry Davis and Kevin Davis. Preceded in death by his wife of 62 years, parents and stepfather, a sister Julie, and a grandson.

Funeral services will be held Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 11 a.m. in the American Fork 26th Ward, 975 North 60 East. A viewing will be held Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Anderson & Son Mortuary, 49 East 100 North, American Fork and Wednesday at the church from 9:45-10:45 a.m. prior to the services. Burial will be in American Fork Cemetery. Please share a memory at andersonmortuary.com.