Dickerson, Gerald C, age 83, of Concord, N.C. passed away peacefully August 4, 2020 in Concord, North Carolina. Born in Wylliesburg, Va. to the late Nick and Irene (Tootsie ) Dickerson. Gerald attended Charlotte County public schools graduating from Randolph Henry High School class of 56. Starting his career as a salesman out of high school selling auto parts, he went on to have a long career as a salesman owning several businesses. Gerald was also a huge NASCAR and Atlanta Braves fan.
Gerald is survived by his wife of 63 years Rachel B. Dickerson; a son, Jeri Dickerson and his wife Cara; a daughter, Becky Fleetwood and husband Dexter all of Concord N.C; five grandchildren Haley, Zach, Kayla, husband Jeff, Lauren, and Derek, wife Allyssa; one great grandson, Luke; a sister, Jean Wallace and husband Wayne; two sisters-in-law, Lucille Purcell and Doris McNeny; as well as numerous loved nieces and nephews.
A graveside service will be conducted at 11 a.m., Saturday August 8, 2020 at Antioch Baptist Church in Wylliesburg, Va.