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Obituary for Barbara Dixon Morra

Barbara Loriane Dixon Morra, 76, of Cherryville, passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2022 at Atrium Health - Pineville.

Born in Gaston County, on June 18, 1945, she was a daughter of the late James Garfield Dixon and Nellie Elizabeth Mack Dixon.

In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband James J. Morra; son-in-law, Grady McDaniel; five brothers, Tom Dixon, James Dixon, Jr, Lee Dixon, Charles Dixon, and Alvin Dixon; and three sisters, Betty Hayes, Irene Franklin and Judy Bolin.

She is survived by her son, Joe Midgett and wife, Jennifer of Advance; three daughters, Lisa McDaniel of Fallston; Lori Bingham and husband, Shannon of Fallston, and Leslie Sellers and husband, Greg of Cherryville; sister, Jeanette Grant of Gastonia; eight grandchildren, Graycee Blanton and husband, Kameron; Katelyn Cohen, Cheyenne Goddard and husband, Christopher; M. Cameron Bingham-Lee and husband, Michael, Dixon Wyte and fiancée, Megan; Madison Parker, Katelyn Sellers, Molly Sellers, and Cayson Sellers; and a great grandson, Asher Wyte.

A graveside service will be held on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at 4:00 PM at Rose Hill Memorial Park with the Dr. Brian Johnson officiating.

Memorials may be made to Hospice Cleveland County, 951 Wendover Heights Drive, Shelby, NC 28150.

A guest register is available at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Stamey-Tysinger Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., Fallston, NC.