Barbara “Bobbie” Elizabeth Humphries Dickson went to her heavenly home on Sunday, March 10, 2019. Bobbie was born on June 10, 1939 in Florence, SC. She was the daughter of the late Howell W. Humphries and Francis Elizabeth Gardner Humphries. She is survived by her loving husband, (of 58 years) James “Jim” Thomas Dickson, Jr. of Cheraw, SC. Bobbie was a 1957 graduate of McClenaghan High School, Florence. She received as Associate Degree in Library Science from Mars Hill University. She worked at Chesterfield-Marlboro Technical College (currently Northeastern Technical College) as a secretary and librarian for 30 years. Bobbie was a devoted member of Cheraw First Baptist Church. She was a faithful Sunday School attendee and loved singing in her church choir. Bobbie’s passions in life were her family, treasured grandchildren, friends, gardening, walks on the beach with Jim and her beloved dogs. She was an avid doll collector and for many years made teddy bears.
Surviving is her husband listed above, sons, James Thomas Dickson III, (Becky) of Fort Mill, SC and Richard Mark Dickson (Debbie) of Lugoff, SC. Grandchildren Brittney Elizabeth Dickson Weierbach (James) of Honolulu, HI, Cassandra Ann Dickson of West Columbia, SC, Paul William Clarkson (Katherine) of Rock Hill, SC, Ericka Lynn Dickson (Jacob) of Columbia, SC, and Matthew Thomas Dickson of Fort Mill, SC, sister, Jean Humphries Parnell (Bill) of Surfside Beach, SC.
The family will receive friends 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Kiser Funeral Home, Cheraw, SC.
A funeral service will 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 13, 2019 at Kiser Funeral Home, Cheraw, SC. Burial will be in Chatham Hill Memorial Gardens, Cheraw, SC.
Memorials to: St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl, Memphis, TN 38105-9959
We appreciate the love of Christ and our family and friends at this time. We rest in faith that we shall all be reunited as the Lord wills, one day.