Sally Dickenson

Born in Chicago, IL on September 8, 1937

Departed on February 10, 2013 and resided in Hendersonville, TN

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DICKENSON, Sally of Hendersonville passed away February 10, 2013 after a courageous battle with cancer. Mrs. Dickenson was an energetic woman that was full of life and love. She was the foundation of the family that instilled the value and importance of family in her children and her children's children. She always had a smile on her face even through the hard times. She had a way about her that truly made you feel special. She was a devoted and giving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She enjoyed gardening, playing bridge and most of all being with her family. She was the former director of Hendersonville Bridge Club and a member of Vanderbilt Bridge Club. She was a faith based woman that attended church at Hendersonville First United Methodist Church. Preceded in death by her great-grandchild, Bryan Broom. Survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Don Dickenson; children, Donna Meade David, Debra Mason Malcolm, Darlene Sinks Tim, Mike Dickenson Tia; 9 grandchildren, Christi Broom Matt, Carrie Fogleman Jared, Adam Sinks, Earl Mason Liz, Wesley Mason, Abby Spaulding J.B, Greg Mason, Brayden Dickenson & Trinity Dickenson; 7 great-grandchildren, Hannah Broom, Bryan Broom, J.P. Mason, Isaac Mason, Evelyn Broom, SarahAnn Broom & Silas Mason; sister, Nan Blackman Bob. A Life Celebration will be held 3pm Thursday at Hendersonville Funeral Home. Visitation will be 1pm – 3pm Thursday at the funeral Home. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to St. Jude Children's Research. HENDERSONVILLE FUNERAL HOME 353 Johnny Cash Pkwy Hendersonville, TN 37075 615 824-3855 hendersonvillefh.com

9 Comments to Sally Dickenson

  1. Carol Pruitt
    February 12, 2013 12:00 am

    Debi,
    so sorry for your loss. I know your Mom was an extraordinary woman because she raised someone as good and caring as you. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.
    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Carol

  2. Garry and Brenda Holland
    February 12, 2013 12:00 am

    We are so sorry for loss of your mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. You know we love you.

  3. Keith and Brenda Fogleman
    February 12, 2013 12:00 am

    Donna, David, Carrie, Jared, Christi, Matt, and family

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

    Keith and Brenda Fogleman

  4. Marc & Melanie Flores
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

    With all our love the Flores Family

  5. Alyson & Danny Lyle
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    Mike and Family,

    We are so sorry about the loss of your Mom. Our prayer is for your family to find strength and peace during this time. May the Lord wrap his arms around you.
    Hugs and Love,
    Alyson, Danny & Logan

  6. Robin Blackman
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    We will miss our Aunt Sally but know that her spirit lives on in her family.

  7. Laurie Blackman Sunderland
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    From our trips out to Denver as little girls, to Nashville and the many family reunions inbetween, I will always remember my Aunt Sally’s spirit and the tremendous love she had for life and family. She truly filled the room with her presence and will be missed terribly. With love to Uncle Don, Donna, Debi, Darlene and Mike and the rest of the family.

  8. Susan Ketterman
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    Although small in stature, Sally cast a great positive light. I will always remember her as filled with fun and joy. I hope that you find comfort in the wonderful legacy she leaves behind.

  9. Bob and Nancy Blackman
    February 13, 2013 12:00 am

    We had wonderful times together for more than 70 years; childhood memories, getting our families together and the wonderful trips to London, Paris,
    Switzerland, Germany, Canada and the northeastern United States. We have wonderful memories to comfort us until we meet again. I am so proud of the way you handled your illness and the fun times we had together in spite of it. We’ll be together again some day.