Lucille Dickerson, 80, of Taylorville, formerly of Mt. Auburn, died at 8:22 p.m., Sunday, March 18, 2018, in her residence with her loving husband by her side. Born on August 1, 1937 in Mt. Auburn Township, Lucille was the daughter of Bud and Laura (Powers) Ealey. She married Roger Dickerson on September 20, 1957 in Kentucky, and she was happy to be a homemaker raising their two children. Lucille also worked as a bookkeeper for her husbands welding business. She was a loving wife and mother, and she will be dearly missed.

Along with her husband, Mrs. Dickerson is survived by her two children: Connie (Galen) Tippitt of Wataga, Illinois, and Kenny (Cindy) Dickerson of Mt. Auburn; grandchildren: Walter (Laura) Tippett, Robin (Matthew) Carlson, Jamie Dickerson; six great grandchildren; one sister: Maxine Bramel of Mt. Auburn; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and eight siblings.

Mrs. Dickerson will be cremated, and her family will host a graveside service at a later date.


McClure Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the family with arrangements. 


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