James Franklin Dickerson, Jr.January 2, 1981 ~ January 7, 2016 (age 35)
James F. Dickerson, Jr., son of James F. Dickerson, Sr., and the late JoAnn Dredden born January 2, 1981 and departed this life on January 7, 2016 in Bridgeville, Delaware.
James was affectionately known to family and friends as “BJ.” BJ completed his early schooling at the Woodbridg School District and later axquired his General Education Development (G.E.D.).
During BJ’s leisure time he enjoyed spending time with family, friends, bar-b-queing, fishing, shopping, playing sports, spending time with his seven nieces: Janiah, Aaliyah, Sanijah which were his brother Joshua Dickerson’s daughters, and Ke’ozjay, Jamara, Jaylaa and Jada (Jermaine Dickerson’s daughters) 2 nephews Ja’Zir and Nathan (Jermaine’s sons).
BJ was preceded in death by his mother JoAnn Dredden, Joshua Dickerson (brother), Hayward Dredden (grandfather), Herman and Pearl Jackson (grandparents), James D. Dickerson and Edna Perry (grandparents), Peggy Ann Dredden (aunt), Hayward Dredden, Jr. (uncle).
BJ leaves to cherish his loving memory his father James Dickerson, Sr. of Aberdeen, Maryland, two brothers, Jermaine Dickerson of Bridgeville, Delaware and Jordon Dickerson of Aberdeen, Maryland, grandmother Dorothy Dredden of Seaford, Delaware, 8 aunts Darlen Dredden and Evon Cannon of Bridgeville, Delaware, Estella Carter and Natalie Carter both of Austin, Texas, Natasha Forest of Felton, Delaware, Janet Saleen (Akia) of Ellendale, Delaware, Deloris Perry of Newark, Delaware, 4 uncles Eric Dredden of Bridgeville, Delaware, Robert Dredden, Sr. (Patsy) of Delmar, Delaware, Melvin Perry (Myra) of New Jersey, and Anthony Dickerson of Harrington, Delaware, special sister and brother Tokita and Jamie Dredden of Bridgeville, Delaware, special friends Leah Hassen of Bridgeville, Delaware, Malik Smith, William Parker Bradon and Trevi Palmer all of Bridgeville, Delaware and a host of cousins, family and friends.
Funeral Services will be held 12 noon, Wednesday, January 20, 2016, in Pippin Funeral Home, Inc., 119 West Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, DE ; where family and friends may view 2 hours before. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Dover. Condolences may be sent via: www.pippinfuneralhome.com.