John David Dickinson, III

May 24, 1973 ~ April 16, 2018

John David Dickinson, III, John 44 of Carlyss, LA went home to be with the Lord on April 16, 2018.  He was born to Genny Gail Vincent Dickinson and John "Dicky" David Dickinson, II on May 24, 1973 in Sulphur, LA. He was a native of Sulphur, and graduated from Sulphur High School and had lived various places throughout his life. 

He was most recently employed by Chicago Bridge & Iron in Lake Charles, LA where he was known to most as J.D. He was a loyal, hardworking man who loved his job and the people he worked with. He also enjoyed attending church at Lighthouse Tabernacle in Sulphur, LA. He was musically gifted. He loved playing various instruments, being outdoors, boat riding, and 4-wheelers. 

He is survived by his only son, Sandan Michael Dickinson (Carlyss, LA); parents, Dicky and Genny Dickinson (Carlyss, LA); sister, Jennifer Lea Gardner and husband Douglas (Pensacola, FL); brother, Jason Scott Dickinson and wife Sara (Carlyss, LA); grandmother, Lillie Mae Burnett (Sulphur, LA); he also leaves behind numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.

Visitation will be held at Johnson Robison Funeral Home in Sulphur, LA on April 18, 2018 from 4-8 P.M., continuing on April 19, at 8 A.M. until time of the service funeral at 10 A.M with Rev. Paul Alan Upton officiating.  Burial will follow at Mimosa Pines South Cemetery in Carlyss. Special thanks to Lee and Cindy Vincent and Heart of Hospice, especially Courtnie Erbelding for her compassionate care.

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  1. Very saddened to hear this. Love this family very much. Many prayers for you all. So sorry for your great loss.

  2. Go rest high on that mountain, my friend , my brother by love. You can finally rest in Gods everlasting arms the fight is over the race is run and you've Won.

  3. Dear Dickinson family I am so sorry to hear of this great loss. And nothing prepares you for the actual loss. I pray God gives you peace in the days to come as you celebrate the life of this young man. Sincerely, Natalie Bostic Culpepper

  4. Mr. and Mrs. Dickinson, I am so sorry for your loss. It has actually taken my breath away. I have such wonderful memories of time spent with John. Your family will be in my prayers. Love, Katy Broussard Castille

  5. I am very sorry to hear of your loss. I couldnt be there physically but please know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers. And God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, nor crying, neither shall there be any more pain: for the former things are passed away. Revelation 21:4

  6. My sincere condolences to the family at this difficult time. May you all seek God for comfort, peace, strength and support (2 Cor 1:3).

  7. So very sorry about your loss. We are praying for you all. Did not know him – but knew his grandfather JD very well – great guy and good friend. Blessings

  8. John was sent to me by God. He was used to save me. His parents gave him the perfect name. He truly was a messenger. The Lord used him to help so many people. No one even knows how many people he helped because he was humble and didn't boast about that. He was my best friend and I can't wait to see him again.

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