Jeffrey Dickinson, 73, of Greenville

Jeffrey-DickinsonGREENVILLE, KY., — Jeffrey Dickinson, 73, of Greenville passed away Monday, November 11, 2019 at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital in Owensboro, KY. He was born on July 31, 1946 the son of the late Walter Dickinson and Carrie Artenus (Teenie) Wagoner Dickinson. He was a member of Greenville First Baptist Church and had a Bachelor’s Degree in Speech Therapy from Brescia University. He also had a degree in phlebotomy and worked for several years in that occupation. He had also worked as a UMWA underground coal miner, and most recently had worked at Central Screen Printing in Central City. Jeff was a Masonic Grand Master of Pond River Lodge, had been president of the Jaycees, had twice been included in the Outstanding Young Men of America list, and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was on the committee for establishing the Ephram Brank statue in Greenville. Jeff was on the Board of Directors for Muhlenberg Community Theater Incorporated, was director of many MCTI plays, and had acted as president for many years.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at 11am at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville conducted by Rev. John Galyen. Burial will follow in Friendship Cemetery in Greenville.

He is survived by his wife and companion of 44 years Elizabeth Sue Dickinson of Greenville, 2 sons Jarrod (Tracy) Dickinson of Gulf Shores, AL., Jon (Amy) Dickinson of Louisville, daughter Krista (Jeff) Taylor of Bowling Green, 6 grandchildren Kaitlyn Dickinson, Clair Dickinson, Karson Dickinson, Karlie Dickinson, Jake Taylor, and Ella Taylor, 1 brother Jimmy Don (Beverly) Dickinson of Greenville, 1 niece Cammie (Scott) McIntosh of Greenville and 1 nephew Jason (Lori) Dickinson of Greenville, KY.

Visitation will be on Friday, November 15, 2019 from 5pm to 8pm at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville and from 9am until time of service on Saturday, November 16, 2019.

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