Albert Dickerson • March 18, 2021
Albert Samuel Dickerson, loving husband and father, went home to be with the Lord Thursday, March 18, 2021, at his home in Pensacola, Florida.
Albert was born December 28, 1933 in Clayton Georgia, to parents Gordon and Eula Dickerson. He is preceded in death by two brothers and one sister: Elmo Dickerson, Robert Dickerson, and Sue Tyler. He is survived by three sisters and one brother: Azalea Kapiloff, Alice Justus, Evelyn Wilburn, and Calvin Dickerson. He loved his family dearly.
He is survived by his wife Hermie Dickerson of 54 years, his step-son Ramon (wife Francis Hinds), his two daughters, Sue and Cindy (husband Curtis Ford), grandchildren, and great grandchild.
He professed his faith in Jesus Christ as a boy and lived his faith to the end. He put God and family first. He was a member of Olive Baptist Church.
Albert served honorably for 25 years in the US Navy, and was a veteran of the Vietnam War.
Albert died surrounded by his wife and daughters after battling cancer.
A memorial service will be held on Thursday, March 25th at 12:00 at Olive Baptist Church, 1836 E. Olive Road, Pensacola, FL. Visitation begins at 11:00 am. He will be buried with military honors at NAS Pensacola, Barrancas Cemetery at 2:00 pm. Services can be viewed by live webcast at olivebaptist.org\funeral.
We thank God for Emerald Coast Hospice and the special people he sent our way: Carly, Tee, and Mandy who supported the family and gave comfort. They became part of our family. But most of all, we thank God for his peace that surpasses all understanding that calms our hearts and mind in Christ Jesus.
The family request in lieu of flowers donate Bibles, in Albert Dickerson’s memory, through www.sendtheword.org or they can call 1-866-382-4253.
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