AHOSKIE, NC- Robert “Bob” Allison Dickson, age 63, of Greenwood Drive, passed away on Saturday, June 5, 2021, at Vidant Medical Center.
Robert was born on July 8, 1957, to James and Jean Casey Dickson in Cumberland County, North Carolina. Robert spent his career working for International Paper and after retirement, spent as much time as he could at Atlantic Beach, NC. He was a simple man who loved to hunt and fish and more than anything, loved spending time with his family and his grandkids. Robert loved life and will be missed dearly by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by his father, James Thomas Dickson, and his mother, Jean Casey Dickson.
Robert is survived by his loving wife Mary; son, Ryan Dickson and wife Mary of Clarksville, TN; daughter, Stacey Dennis and husband Jordan of Niceville, FL; granddaughters, Abbi and Norah of Niceville, FL; grandson on the way, River James Dickson; step-daughter, Jessica Daniels of Courtland, VA and Johnathan Edwards; step-grandsons, Hunter, Tyler, and Tristan; brother, Jim Thomas Dickson and wife Donna of Belhaven, NC; as well as many nieces, nephews, family and friends.
A celebration of life memorial service will be held on Wednesday, June 9, 2021, 2:00 pm at the Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the UNC-Chapel Hill Transplant Research Development Fund, PO Box 309 Chapel Hill, NC 27514-0309 or online by Clicking Here
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Dickson family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
Sending sincere condolences to Mary and Jessica, also with each family member. You will certainly be in my thoughts and prayers as you each go through this most difficult time.
JIM AND FAMILY IT HAS BEEN A LONG TIME SINCE WE HAVE SEEN YOU ALL.. WE ALWAYS REMEMBER HOW MUCH YOU LOVED ” YOUR BOB! ” WE SEND OUR PRAYERS TO YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS DIFFICULT TIME!
TO ALL OF BOB’S FAMILY, WE SEND OUR SINCERE SYMPATHY AND PRAYERS!
I never had the pleasure of meeting Mr. Bob. His wonderful son married my daughter and she will soon have his grandson. River will know his other grand father. With my sincere condolences to all the “my,” family now.
I HAVE KNOWN BOB FOR MANY YEARS. I ALSO RETIRED FROM INTERNATION PAPER. BOB WAS A VERY GREAT FRIEND TO EVERYONE ESPECIALLY ME. HE WILL BE TRULY MISSED. PRAYERS GO OUT TO HIS FAMILY. GOD HAS ANOTHER GREAT ANGEL.
Thinking of the good surf Bob & Tracy used to ride beach
I’m so sorry Carol& Ryan! All my heartfelt sympathy to you and your family! May God Comfort you and give you Peace! Love you!
Praying for you all. I am deeply sorry for your loss
So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
May God’s peace and love surround you and your family. Chris and I extend our love to all.