Benjamin Dickens


MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. — Benjamin Sylvester Dickens, 57, of Mount Vernon, New York, died April 5, 2013. He was born on February 4, 1956 in Dermott, Ark.

He leaves precious memories with seven sisters: Beatrice of New London, Ohio, Doris of London, Ohio, Celia of Oakland, Calif., Rosalyn Elizabeth Moore of Dermott, Ark., Paulette of Logansport, La., Beverly Ann and Angee Sharon of Little Rock, Ark.; five brothers, John Willie of Flint, Mich., Sam of Detroit, Mch., Arthur, Joe and Claude of Mt. Vernon, N.Y.; one closely intertwined and connected niece, Master Sgt. Rozelle Dickens of Alexandria, Va., one step sister, Elma of St. Louis, Mo., and numerous wonderful nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside service will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, April 13 at Montrose Cemetery. Services entrusted to: Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home, Monticello, Ark. Online guestbook www.stephensondearman.com.