Mabel Roane Beckett Dickinson, 103, died Tuesday, December 31, 2019, at Abbeville General Hospital. She will be laid to rest at Anahuac Cemetery in Anahuac, Texas on Wednesday, January 8, 2020.
Mabel was a member of Delta Kappa Gamma Society for teachers, Order of the Eastern Star and the Chambers County Library Board.
Mabel is survived by her children, Emily B. Ladd (Tracy), Charlie M. Beckett, Jr. (Charlene), Carolyn D. Alleman (Bob), and Shay D. Berry (Carlton); grandchildren, Tracie Ladd, Terri L. Sanchez (Chris), Erica Beckett, Alexander Beckett (Stephanie), Laura B. Brantly (James), Josh Huckaby, and Allison Berry; ten great-grandchildren; and sisters, Stella R. Johnson, and Rita R. Young (Edsel).
Mabel was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph E. Roane and the former Ruth Harrelson; first husband, Charlie M. Beckett, Sr.; second husband, Joseph Dickinson; brothers, Homer, Herbert, and Truman Roane; and sister, Naomi R. Olive.
Honoring the family by serving as pallbearers will be Alexander Beckett, Christopher Sanchez, Jr., Tyler Sanchez, Jayce Ladd, Lane Dooly, Gary Young and Josh Huckaby.
Friends are invited to visit with the family beginning at 9am at the First United Methodist Church in Anahuac, 204 Trinity Street. A funeral service will begin at 11am at the church with Rev Brant Graham officiating. A graveside service and committal will immediately follow in Anahuac Cemetery.
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