The Obituary for Mr. David Lewis Dickens


Mr. David Lewis Dickens

MARCH 24, 1961 ~ JANUARY 8, 2019 (AGE 57)

Mr. David Lewis Dickens, age 57, of Valley, Alabama passed away on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019 at his mother’s residence.

David was born on March 24th, 1961.  He was preceded in death by his father, Professor Roy Selman Dickens, Jr.; maternal grandparents, Walter and Florrie Williams McClendon of LaGrange, GA; paternal grandparents, Roy Selman Dickens, Sr. and Edith Metcalf Dickens of Atlanta, GA. 

David and his parents lived in Atlanta, GA., and Chapel Hill, NC, where his father was a professor at Georgia State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. 

David was a people person and a friend to everyone he met.  He always enjoyed his jobs and worked for Timeless Antiques and at different pawn shops. 

He attended Langdale United Methodist Church.

A memorial service will be announced at a later date.

David is survived by his mother, Carol McClendon Dickens; aunts, Donna Dickens Cutbirth, Jean McClendon Renshaw; aunt-in-kind, Sandra Ann Smith; and his cousins.

Please visit his Memorial Tribute page at to leave a condolence for his family, share a memory of David, or to light a Remembrance Candle in his memory.

Johnson Brown-Service Funeral Home of Valley is directing.