Services for Peggy Jane Dickerson, 71 of Whitehouse, will be held on Friday, June 12, 2009 at 2:00 P.M. at Stewart Family Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Sherman Mayfield officiating.
Burial will follow in Rose Hill Cemetery in Tyler under direction of Stewart Family Funeral Home.
Mrs. Dickerson passed away, Tuesday, June 9 Trinity Mother Francis Hospital.
She was born November 9, 1937 in Tyler, to Gerald W. and Alice Nell Aten Jones.
She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church and played the piano for her Lord and Savior. She played church services, youth gatherings, Christmas and Easter cantatas too many to count.
Peggy was a graduate of Tyler High School, class of 1955. She loved to travel around the U.S. with her husband and friends.
Mrs. Dickerson was preceded in by her parents and brother Wayne Jones.
Peggy is survived by her loving family including her husband of 48 years, Howard E. Dickerson; son, Milton Hopson of Tyler; daughter, Sheila Pannell and husband Carter of Broken Arrow, OK; grandchildren, Travis, Rachel and Sarah Pannell of Broken Arrow, Ok; Hunter and Harrison Hopson, of Bullard; and great-grandchildren Kailyn and Luke of Broken Arrow, OK.
Pallbearers will be Melvin Steel Jr., James Gilley, Dale Blackstone, Randy Hunnicutt, Dan Head and Doug Brittain.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Tim Faulkner, Barry Faulkner, Gerald Jessup, and Toby Richardson.
Visitation is scheduled from 6:00 to 8:00 P.M. Thursday, June 11, at Stewart Family Funeral Home 7525 Old Jacksonville Hwy, Tyler, Texas 75703.
Memorials in honor of Peggy Jane Dickerson may be made to Lake Tyler Baptist Church, 13230 CR 285, Tyler, Texas, 75707.
For more information or to express condolences, visit www.stewartfamilyfuneral.com.