Donald Leonard Dickerson

Donald Dickerson Obituary PhotoDonald Leonard Dickerson, 70, of Branson, MO, formerly of Kansas City, MO, November 27, 1948 - March 9, 2019.

Donald Leonard Dickerson, age 70, of Branson, Missouri, passed away Saturday, March 9, 2019, at his home with family by his bedside. He entered this world November 27, 1948, in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Thomas and Mary (Medlock) Dickerson. Don’s parents and one sister, Susie Dickerson have preceded him in death. He was joined in marriage May 16, 1979, to Carol Anne Sutton. Arrangements and cremation are under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

Don had an eye for details and enjoyed designing electronics and taking photos. He loved time on the road and in nature, making RVing one of his favorite past times. His grandkids and family were the pride of his life. He had many great childhood friends with whom he has remained close over the years. Don was a friend to many, and all who knew him loved him. He will be greatly missed.

Don is survived by his wife of 40 years, Carol Dickerson; daughter, Susie and Chris Strong of Forsyth, Missouri; daughter, Emily Dickerson of Branson, Missouri; grandchildren: Carlie Strong, Corgan Strong, and Max Martin; sister, Kathy (John) Bruggeman of North Carolina; nieces: Jennifer and Chrissy; aunt, Joan Lenhart of Springfield, Illinois; and last but not least, Ming Ling his dog.

A celebration of life will be planned for a later time. To leave an online condolence, please visit

Published on on March 13, 2019.