Lonnie Allen Dickens
Mr. Lonnie Allen Dickens, age 48, of New Castle, DE, died on Sunday, November 14, 2010, at Heartland Hospice House in Wilmington.
Mr. Dickens was born in Marion, VA, on May 18, 1962, son of the late Bessie Sexton. A commercial painter by profession, he was employed with Cassidy Painting. In his leisure hours, Mr. Dickens greatly enjoyed watching basketball and football, especially his favorite team, the Dallas Cowboys.
A devoted family man above all else, he delighted in spending time with his beloved children and grandchildren.
He is survived by his children, Kristie Dickens and Lonnie A. Dickens, Jr., both of New Castle; wife, Jennie Dickens of New Castle; brother, Gary L. Dickens of New Castle; sisters, Becky Tinnerello of New Castle, Tammy Pack of Newark, and Sheila Lyons of Hockessin; sister-in-law, Deborah Smallwood of New Castle; 7 grandchildren; and many, many good friends.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Friday, November 19, 2010, in the chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 1 pm. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The Lonnie Allen Dickens Memorial Fund, c/o Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720.
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