GRIFTON - Mrs. Eleanor V. Dickerson, 90, died Tuesday, December 12, 2012.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
Mrs. Dickerson, a native of Waynesboro, Va., had been a resident of Grifton for 33 years. She was employed with E.I. Dupont Company for 20 years and also at the Jay Apparel in New Bern for a number of years.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvah B. Dickerson Sr.; her parents, Hiram T. and Bertha Bryan Via; granddaughter, Darla Dee Wilkinson and a great-grandson, Stephen Ignelzi.
She is survived by her daughters, Judy F. Ignelzi of Sneads Ferry and Dolores Thompson of Jacksonville, N.C.; sons, Alvah B. Dickerson II of Fayetteville, N.C. and John Dickerson of Benson, N.C.; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren; sister, Imogene Faye Via of Waynesboro, Va.; brothers, Joseph Via, Granville Via and Edgar Via, all of Waynesboro, Va.;
Online condolences at www.wilkersonfuneralhome.com.
Arrangements are by Wilkerson Funeral Home and Crematory.