KITTRELL - Dennis Wayne Dickeson, 50, died Saturday, April 5, 2008 at Duke Medical Center. Graveside services were conducted Sunday, April 6, at New Hope Baptist Church by the Rev. Henry Abbott. Burial followed in the church cemetery.

Born in Vance County, he was the son of Albert Vernon Dickerson of Kittrell and the late Jewel Pulley Dickerson. He was a former employee of Revlon.

In addition to his father, he is survived by two sons, Dennis Wayne Dickerson Jr. and John Albert Dickerson, both of the home; a brother, Michael W. Dickerson of Kittrell; and a sister, Dianne D. Schmidt of Raleigh.

In lie of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to New Hope Baptist Church, P. O. Box 111, Kittrell, NC 27544 or Union Chapel United Methodist Church, 6479 Raleigh Road, Kittrell, NC 27544.

Arrangements by J.M. White Funeral Home, Henderson.