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John Dickerson, Casey Co./Adair Co, KY native (1932-2016)

He was a retired brick and block mason. He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Barnett's Creek United Methodist Church. He was a member of an outstanding Northeast Adair County, KY, family. He was the son of the late Tomie Jess and Letha West Dickerson, and the widow of Norma Jane Ewing Dickerson. He leaves 18 direct living descendants, and many close kin in Adair and Casey Countie and other locations in Adair County and elsewhere.
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John Dickerson, 83, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at his home in Casey County, KY.

Memorial services are 1pmCT/2pmET, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Barnett's Creek United Methodist Church, 1338 Barnett's Creek Road, in the Pellyton Community of Adair County, KY, with military honors by the Casey County Veteran's Honor Guard. Burial will follow in the Barnett's Creek Cemetery, adjoining the church.. Visitation is Saturday from 11amCT until service.

John Dickerson, Casey Co./Adair Co, KY native (1932-2016)

Born December 7, 1932 in Adair County, KY, he was the son of the late Tomie Jess and Letha West Dickerson. He died Wednesday, September 21, 2016, in Casey County, KY, at the age of 83 years, nine months, and 14 days.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Norma Jane Ewing Dickerson, who died March 14, 2013; son, John W. Dickerson I; brother, Andrew Dickerson; sister, Nancy Patterson; and a granddaughter, Alexandria Grace Dickerson.

Survivors include:
  • Three daughters: Rebecca Copass of Glasgow, KY; Rachel Mullins of Danville, KY; and Rosemary "Rosie" (and Rick) Scott of Liberty, KY

  • Ten grandchildren

  • Five great-grandchildren

  • Two brothers: Frank Dickerson of San Mateo, California; and Tommy Dickerson of Liberty, KY

  • And three sisters: Rose Hagy of Liberty, KY and Joann Burton and June Neat, both of Columbia, KY
In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to Hospice of Lake Cumberland, the Humane Society, or charity of one's choice.

Send condolences to the family of John Dickerson

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY.

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