Sadra A. Dickerson


Mrs. Sadra A. Dickerson, 71, of Parksley, departed this world Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock.

Born in Accomac, Sadra was the beloved daughter of the late Johnnie Abbott Sr. and the late Carrie Abbott Smith. Upon graduation, she entered the workforce at Holly Farms, now Tyson Foods, in Temperanceville. She worked there for several years, until her health began to fail.

Graveside services were held Saturday, March 26, 2022, at Wharton Cemetery, Parksley, with the Rev. Fred Crawley officiating.

She leaves to cherish her memories: her husband, Walter Dickerson; children, Karen Hunter, James Hunter, Lurrell Banks, Shinetelius Dickerson, and Shaletta Dickerson; adopted children whom she raised as her own, Dwayne Miller, Yolanda Corbin, and Anthony Wise; 19 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; siblings, Dorothy Mitchell, Grace Byrd, Lillie Abbott-Bailey, Mary Garvin, Deborah Smith, Barbara Abbott, Annette Chaney, Johnnie Abbott Jr., Vandora Bateman, and Odessa Lyles; three sisters-in-law; four brothers-in-law; and a host of nieces, nephews, special friends, other relatives, and friends.

Arrangements are by the Cooper & Humbles Funeral Co., Accomac.

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