Jerry Wayne Dickerson

July 31, 1950 - April 24, 2021

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Sunday, April 25, 3:51 PM to 12:00 AM


Wednesday, April 28, 3:30 PM
Graveside service at South Milford Cemetery


Jerry Wayne Dickerson, 70, of South Milford, Indiana, died Saturday, April 24, 2021, at Chandler Place in Kendallville.

He was born July 31, 1950, in Kendallville, Indiana, to Melvin H. and Dorothy J. (Robinson) Dickerson.

He retired from Flint & Walling Mfg. in Kendallville after 42 years.

Mr. Dickerson was a long-time member of the True Church of God in Jesus Name at Lisbon where he served as an elder, deacon, and an ordained minister.

Surviving are two nieces, Cathy (Ronald) Deter of South Milford and Kristie Beedle of Camden, Michigan; a nephew, Mark Beedle; and several great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Ruthann Hurst and Sandra Beedle; a brother-in-law, Nicholas Beedle; and a nephew, John Lankford.

Graveside services will be Wednesday, April 28, 2021, at 3:30 p.m. at South Milford Cemetery with Lawrence Shepherd officiating.

Young Family Funeral Home, Kendallville Chapel, 222 South State Street, Kendallville is assisting the family with arrangements.

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Lindsey Beedle
May 1st, 2021 2:03am


Rusty Hall
April 28th, 2021 10:02pm

Sorry to hear of Jerry passing. We had a lot of great times playing basketball and football growing up. He made me player that I was. Will miss you friend. Rest now and God be with you and family. ✝️

Star C Fetter
April 28th, 2021 8:45pm

I was sadden to see that Jerry had passed away. It was a joy when he stopped in the office. He always had a smile and was such a nice man. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Rod Hall
April 26th, 2021 7:03pm
Wolf Lake, In.

So sorry to hear of Jerry's passing. We played many basketball games when we were younger and I really enjoyed his friendship. To the family please accept my deepest condolences. You will be in our prayers & thoughts.

David Traster
April 26th, 2021 2:26pm
Largo, Fl.

So sorry for your loss. Lived in South Milford most my life. Grew up, played ball and went to school with him . Rest in peace Jerry and God be with you.

Cathy Himes
April 26th, 2021 1:36am

So sorry to hear of your loss.