4 Years

Science Club 4.

Ambition: Veterinarian

{ January 29, 1949 - July 30, 2014 }

Strayhorn - Charles "Earl" Dickey, passed from this life on Wednesday, July 30, 2014 from natural causes at the age of 65.

Earl was born January 29, 1949 in Memphis, TN to Virginia Gee and Buel Dickey. He was a Master Mason, member of Wahabi Shrine and Scottish Rites.

He is survived by his significant other, Gail McInvale; his sons, William and Gregory Dickey, his daughter Dallas O'Nan; his grandchildren Michaela and Liam Dickey; his sister Leilani Dickey Kinggard; his brother Robert Dickey, and his best friend William Lee.

Services were held at the Desoto Shrine Club, 2888 Gwynn Road in Nesbit, MS on Saturday, August 2. Visitation was at 1 p.m. and services at 2 p.m. In lieu of flowers, his family requests that any donations be made to the Shriner's Hospital for Children in Shreveport, LA.

Published in The Commercial Appeal on Aug. 1, 2014