Loretta S. Dickerson
1932 – 2012
North Grosvenordale, CT – Loretta S. Dickerson, 79, of Main Street, died Sunday March 18, 2012 in Matulaitis Nursing Home. She was the loving wife of the late Gene Dickerson. Born in Kannapolis, NC she was the daughter of the late George and Blanche (Coone) Smith.
Mrs. Dickerson worked as a cost accountant for several area textile manufacturing companies until her retirement. She was member of Emanuel Lutheran Church and a hospice volunteer for 8 years.
Loretta is survived by her two daughters, Katherine Collins of Woodstock, and Karen Gregory of Whatley, AL; her sister, Clara Lamb of AL; seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren and a great great grandson.
Relatives and friends are invited to Memorial Service for Loretta on Saturday March 24, 2012 at 12:00 noon in the Emanuel Lutheran Church, 23 Main Street, North Grosvenordale, CT. Burial will take place in Brookhill Memorial Gardens in Rockwell, NC. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Valade Funeral Home. Memorial donations may be made to Hospice of Northeast Connecticut, P.O. Box 632, Putnam, Ct 06260. For memorial guestbook, visit www.GilmanAndValade.com