TRENTON - Dorris "Mickey" Benson, 65, of Trenton, died Thursday, Feb. 28, 2013, at Capital Health Regional Medical Center.
Born in Birmingham, Ala., Mrs. Benson was educated in the Birmingham public schools. She was a child care provider.
She was predeceased by her parents, West Morris and Evelyn Dickerson, a brother, Marzett Dickerson, an uncle, Moses Dickerson and an aunt, Josephine Wright, surviving are her husband, Hure "Larry" Lee Benson; seven sons, Theodore Brown of Alabama, Lamont Dickerson of Philadelphia, Cornelius Dickerson (Shannon), Andrae Dickerson (Toreeka Taylor), William, Anthony and James Benson all of Trenton; two daughters, Lavern Dickerson of Trenton and Fantasia Morris of Newark; eight grandchildren, Adrianna, Aireal, Cinnamon, Tiffany, Zahnyah, Samiyah, Cornel and Zahmirr all of Trenton; five great-grandchildren; brother, James DIckerson (Sharon) of Trenton; brothers-in-law, Jerry, Tony (Sharon)and Demetrius all of Alabama; sisters-in-law, Mary and Beverly of Alabama; an aunt, Maria Lewis (George) of Willingboro; three nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday (Mar. 8) at Campbell Funeral Chapel, 1225 Calhoun St., Trenton.
Interment will be in Ewing Cemetery, Ewing. Calling hours will be Friday from noon to 1 p.m. at the chapel.
Published in The Trentonian on Mar. 6, 2013