Michael is a 1965 graduate of Lebanon High School. Following high school, he served his country honorably in the U.S. Army during Vietnam, where he was wounded in combat.
On June 18, 1977, he was married to Julie (Bales) Dickerson, at Browns Wonder Church in Lebanon; she survives
Mike was a member of the American Legion, UAW and Alpha Company 2/60th, where he enjoyed reunions with fellow soldiers and family. He was employed with General Motors White River Stamping Plant for thirty-eight years as a press system technician.
He was a devoted family man and a good friend to many. He enjoyed taking care of his lawn, bird watching, remodeling, tinkering in his garage and adored his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife: Julie Dickerson of Jamestown; sons, Matthew K. Dickerson of Jamestown, Nathan J. (Katie) Dickerson of Martinsville; five grandchildren, Rachael S. Dickerson, Ethan C. Dickerson, Elliott M. Dickerson, Everleigh M. Dickerson, Ellianne L. Dickerson; brother, Terry R. (Sharon) Dickerson of Lebanon; many special nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Michael was preceded in death by three brothers Rex Dickerson, Stanley Dickerson, and Dana Dickerson.
Visitation with military honors will be held at Myers Mortuary in Lebanon from 10:30 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. noon on Friday, April 1, 2022. Graveside services will be held following visitation at 12:15 p.m. on Friday at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be given to the Boone County Cancer Society, 117 West Elm Street, Lebanon, Indiana 46052 or the Alpha Company 2/60th Reunion Fund, Attn: Jane Merrill, 604 County Road 512, Woodland, AL 36280. Online condolences: myersmortuary.com.