Posted: Monday, May 17, 2010 3:19 pm
The Messenger, May 14, 2010
Completed arrangements are being announced for Robert Owens Dickerson Jr., 52, of Fulton, who died May 11, 2010, in Martin at the home of his son and daughter-in-law, Ryan and Tammy Dickerson.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at United Church of the Living God, with burial following in Fulton’s Greenlea Cemetery.
Elder Margaret Pettigrew will officiate and friends may call at Rawls Funeral Home in South Fulton 5-7 p.m. today.
He was born April 7, 1958, in Fulton, son of the late Robert Dickerson and the late Joan Russell. He was a farm worker and a U.S. Army veteran.
Survivors also include two other sons, Robert O. Dickerson III of Union City and Rashad O. Dickerson of Martin; his daughter, Jamia A. Dickerson of Union City; four brothers, Bobby Rander of Long Beach, Calif., Micheal Dickerson of Kansas City, Kan., Kimra Dickerson of Fulton and Robin Merriweather of Union City; his sister, Barbara Rander of Kankakee, Ill.; and eight grandchildren, Ryniah Dickerson, Ryan Dickerson Jr., Anyla Edwards, Markesha Edwards and Kebresha Noonan, all of Martin, and Dominic Dickerson, Andrelaya Dickerson and JaNyla Dickerson, all of Union City.
He was also preceded in death by two grandchildren, Jarya Dickerson and Jerion Dickerson.
Family and friends may leave condolences at www.rawlsfuneralhomes.com.