James Dickerson, 92, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 4, 2018.
He was the son of Frank and Hiltred Weliver Dickerson. He was born Feb. 19, 1926.
He was a 1944 graduate of Crawfordsville High School. Mr. Dickerson spent two years in the service from 1944-1946 in the European Theatre serving in France and Germany. He worked at Donnelley as a Preliminary Technician for 46 years, retiring in 1991. He married Marjorie Hester in 1947. She passed away in 2009 after 62 years of marriage.
He was a member of the Bryon Cox Post 72 American Legion for over 70 years and a member of the Donnelley Club. He was a hacker golfer and a poor bowler but was a wonderful father, grandfather and great grandfather.
Survivors include 3 daughters Ruth (Mark) Smith of Hot Springs Village, Ark., Patricia (Rick) Jackson of Crawfordsville and Cathy (Marty) Nelson of Otterbein; six grandchildren and three great-grandsons. He was looking forward to the birth of his first great granddaughter in September.
He was preceded in death by his brothers Frank, Howard and Don.
Funeral services are scheduled for 3 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 8 at Hunt and Son Funeral Home in Crawfordsville. Family and friends may pay their respects an hour prior to service.
Memorial donations may be made to the Crohn’s & Colitis Foundation or the American Cancer Society.