Mary Elizabeth Rhine Dickerson, 97, of Saumsville and Leesburg, passed away Friday, May 1, 2015 at her home in Leesburg. The funeral service will be held Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 11:00 a.m. at Saumsville Christian Church, 2035 Saumsville Road, Maurertown, VA. Pastor Joe Fleming will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Mrs. Dickerson was born June 21, 1917 near Lewistown, PA. She came to Washington during WW11 and continued her education graduating from GW University law school and was a member of DC and Virginia bar. She held senior positions in the United States Customs Service where she retired. She was formerly active in the Woodstock Museum and as a volunteer at Shenandoah Memorial Hospital. She supported and helped raise money for many charities.
Mary is survived by her husband, Glenn Robert Dickerson whom she married on June 27, 1953 and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 9:30-11:00 a.m. at the church.