TRUMANN - Mrs. Verna Oleta Dickson of Trumann, died Friday, August 14, 2015 at Flo & Phil Jones Hospice House in Jonesboro at the age of 84. Mrs. Dickson was born November 9, 1930 in Trumann and was a lifetime resident of Trumann. Mrs. Dickson was a housewife and of the Baptist faith. She was preceded in death by her husband, Sidney Collus "Sid" Dickson and her parents, John O. "Big Boy" Wiles and Burnice Thomas Wiles.
Mrs. Dickson is survived by two sons, John Samuel Dickson of Trumann and Sidney Lee Dickson of Jonesboro; one sister, Octolee Wiles of Memphis; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were August 15 in the chapel of Thompson Funeral Home in Trumann with Rev. Bobby Brooks officiating. Burial was private at Harrisburg Memorial Park Cemetery in Harrisburg.
An online register book can be signed at www.thompsonfuneralhome.net.