Patricia Barron Dickerson
Wed, 2013-10-16 14:37
Patricia Barron Dickerson, a native of Roxie, Miss., and long-time resident of Morgan City, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, at her home in McCall Creek, Miss.
Patty was a loving wife, mother and grandmother, totally devoted to her family. In these last years she spent most of her time watching over them with love and encouragement. Together they spent many hours of fun fishing in the ponds near her home. She also enjoyed sports, and was a fan of several teams; but she especially loved following the sports activities of her grandchildren. She frequently called them after their sporting events, cheering them on and offering congratulations. Patty was truly loved, and her family and friends will miss her very much.
Patty is survived by her husband, Larry Dickerson of McCall Creek, Miss.; her son, Charles Carey Barron Jr. and his wife, Elizabeth, of Berwick; her daughters, Patricia LeAnn Barron of Morgan City, and Kimberly Barron Bryant, and her husband, Carl, of Richland, Miss.; her sister, Peggy Ann Thomas of McCall Creek, Miss.; and her brother, Levon Halford of McComb, Miss.
She is also survived by seven grandchildren, Barron Paul Courtney, Amanda Elizabeth Barron, Charles Carey Barron III, Patrick Louis Barron, William Lofton Bryant, Hayden Paul Barron and Drayton Paul Keller.
Preceding her in death were her husband, Charles Carey Barron Sr.; her parents, Robert Lee Halford and Dolly Halford Allen; and her brothers, Jimmy, Marvin, Paul, Donald and Jerry Halford.
Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Carl W. Bryant, and Robert Halford.
Visitation will be today, Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013, from 5 to 8 p.m. at Franklin Funeral Home, 291 Main Street West, Meadville, Miss. Visitation will resume at 10 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at the funeral home. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. in the Funeral Home Chapel.
Interment will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Park Cemetery in Natchez, Miss.
In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory may be made to Holy Cross Church, 2100 Cedar St., Morgan City, LA, 70380.