Juanita Dickson, 93, of Marshall, died Sunday, July 31, 2011, at Warrensburg Manor Care Center in Warrensburg.
Memorial graveside services will be held at 4 p.m. Friday, Aug. 5, 2011, at Sunset Gardens Cemetery in Marshall, with Mark Gooden officiating. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 4, 2011, at Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home in Marshall. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to family choice. Friends may sign the online register book at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born Sept. 8, 1917, in Slater, she was the daughter of the late Frederick A. Drewer and Iva Mae Shull Drewer. She had lived in Saline County her entire life and was a member of Gill Memorial Baptist Church. She was retired from Marshall Habilitation Center previously working for International Shoe Company.
Survivors include five children, Della Newman and Frances Massey, both of Marshall, Holly Rodgers of Jamestown, Albert Dickson of Marshall and Marsha Porter of Alexandria, Va.; 15 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; 17 great-great-grandchildren; and one sister, Winonah Pennington of Kingman, Ariz.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Harold Drewer; three grandchildren; and one great-grandson.