Nellie Daniel Parrott Dickerson, age 92, died Monday, January 21, 2013 at Franklin Oakes Nursing and Rehab. Center in Louisburg. A native of Granville County, she was the wife of Eldridge Dickerson and the daughter of the late Jim and Mollie Boyd Daniel. Nellie was a member of Bethel United Methodist Church and a former in-home care provider.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. on Thursday, January 24, 2013 at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Chapel by Reverend Jason Thornton. Burial will follow at Bethel United Methodist Church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30 until 2:00 P.M. at the funeral home prior to the service.
Surviving is a son, Eldridge Gary Dickerson of Oxford; a daughter, Nancy P. Dean Rick of Kinston; a sister Helen Currin of Oxford; grandchildren, Kristi Walsh and Richard Dean, Jr.; and great-grandchildren, Tyler and Haley. Nellie is preceded in death by her first husband, Titus Parrott, a sister, Lucy Parrott; brothers, Willie Daniel, and Walter Daniel.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Bethel United Methodist Church, c/o Charles Faulkner, 4282 Fairport Road, Oxford, NC 27565.
The Dickerson family is be assisted by Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home. For online condolences, go to www.hallwynne.com and select obituaries.