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James Carey Dickens Sr.

In Obituaries by OC Monitor Staff

OWENSBORO, Ky. — James Carey Dickens Sr., 68, of Owensboro, passed away on Monday, July 19, 2021, at his home. He was born Aug. 17, 1952, in Owensboro to the late James Robert and Genevieve Short Dickens.

James was a truck driver for Time D.C. Truck Lines and a member of Harvest Ministries. He enjoyed CB radio, hunting, camping, fishing, and spending time with his family.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Joe Dickens, and a sister, Mary Dickens.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, June Dickens; two sons, James Dickens, of Sorgho, Kentucky, and Michael Dickens (Nina), of Grandview, Indiana; daughter, Tabatha Dant, of Hartford, Kentucky; 11 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a sister, Ann Martin.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday in the chapel at James H. Davis Funeral Home & Crematory. Burial will follow in Owensboro Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the James Dickens Memorial Fund, c/o Davis Funeral Home, 3009 Frederica Street, Owensboro, KY 42301.

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