Harold Dean "Bear" Dickerson, 60, formerly of Scott City, passed away Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, in Ann Arbor, Mich., after a brief battle with cancer.
He was born March 2, 1952, at Dexter, Mo., to Cloyd Dean and Mildred Markland Dickerson.
Bear worked at National Lock and as a truck driver the past 20 years.
He is survived by two sons, Harold Joseph Dickerson and Mathew Edward Dickerson; a daughter-in-law, Rebecca Lee Steinman; and a grandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Carolyn Hughes; and a brother, James Dickerson.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of service Saturday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City.
A memorial service will be at 3 p.m. Saturday at the chapel.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or to Shriners Hospitals for Children.