Queen Ola Dickerson, 77, of Douglassville, Texas passed away on January 23, 2022 at Christus Health Care System, Texarkana, Texas. Mrs. Dickerson was born October 15, 1944 to the late Preston and Josie Lockhart, Sr. in Douglassville, Texas, She was united in Holy matrimony to Vernon Lee Dickerson, the Love of her Life, on August 10, 1961.
She leaves to cherish her memories, her loving children, Ed (Doris) Dickerson of Texarkana, Texas, Diane Dickerson, Kathryn Gibson, Diana Casteel, all of Douglassville, Texas, and Sandra (Donald) Ryan of Texarkana, Texas; six grandchildren, LaToya Young of Douglassville, Tiffany Cochran of Texarkana, Ashley (Darnell) Simmons , LaTisha Haire, both of Atlanta, Tx., Shaunta Dickerson of Texarkana and Daniel Ryan of Dallas, Texas; fourteen great grandchildren, Kanya and Kinya Simmons, Jayda Blaylock, Carmello, La’Mya, and Alexus Cochran, Devin Whitaker, Jr., Braylen & Derione Chatman, Jr., Nyeisha (Demetrius) Williams, Larissa and Darrell Williams, Jr., Carrington Warren and Ja’Maiya Mack; four great great grandchildren, Cason Davis, Josiah Williams, Keylen and Zy’lana Williams; three sisters, May Neal of Springdale, Texas, Helen (Paul) Collins and Roberta (Eddie) Dowell both of Dallas, Texas; four brothers, Elder Sammie Lockhart, Sr. of Longview, Texas, Billy (Sharon) Martin and Dave (Diana) Martin, both of Dallas Texas area, and Joe (Sherita) Martin of El Paso, Texas; Sisters-in-law, Pearlie Oliver, Annie (Austin) Shackleford, and Rosie Kidd; Brothers-in-laws, A.D. Dickerson, Turner (Lisa) Dickerson, Willie Dickerson, and Johnny (Georgia) Dickerson; Special Sister-in-law, Maurine Dickerson; Two special cousins, Camilla Brown and Joe Gilbert Lockhart; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Queen was preceded in death by her parents, Preston, Jr. and Josie Lockhart; her husband, Vernon Dickerson; two grandsons, Tracey and Darrell Williams; two sister, Josie Mae Harper and Alberta Martin; three brothers, Roosevelt, James and Preston Lockhart, Jr.; and son-in-law, John Gipson.
Services will be 12:00 p.m., Saturday, January 29, 2022 at Linden Kildare Auditorium, Linden, Texas under the direction of Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home with Presiding Elder Diana Casteel Officiating.
A Walk through Viewing will be from 3:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Friday, January 28 at Coleman-Atlanta Funeral Home. MASK ARE REQUIRED.
Interment will be in Gum Spring Cemetery, Douglassville, TX.