Jessie Lenora Dickerson(1924 - 2012)

Jessie Lenora Dickerson July 9, 1924 - November 20, 2012 Jessie Lenora Dickerson was born in Ardmore, Oklahoma, on July 9, 1924, and went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on November 20, 2012. She is reunited with her beloved husband, Leonard, who preceded her in death. She is survived by her daughter Dianne and husband, Kenneth Walck of Bakersfield, California, and son Dennis Dickerson of Portland, Oregon. She also leaves to cherish her memory her granddaughter Kristen and husband Mark Moore of Bakersfield, California; grandson Jeff Walck and wife Laura of Colorado Springs, Colorado; granddaughter Laura and husband Gabe DeMori of Gainesville, Florida; and granddaughter Alicia and husband Steve Griffith of Portland, Oregon. Jessie has six great-grandchildren, Brittany and Kenny Moore, Alexandra and Esther Walck, and Zackary and Livia DeMori. She is also survived by her sister, Joy Dial of Antlers, Oklahoma. The joy of Jessie's life was her Lord, Jesus Christ, and her family and friends. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her! "I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength Philippians 4:13. There will no services at the request of the deceased.

Published in Bakersfield Californian on Nov. 28, 2012