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“Sorry for loss. You are in my thoughts. ”
1 of 100+ | Posted by: Theresa Newberry - Madisonville, KY

“Sorry for your lossI also lost my father in 2011Thinking of your family ”
2 of 100+ | Posted by: Derrick Dent - Sylvania, GA

“Praying for your family during this difficult time. ”
3 of 100+ | Posted by: Vickie Efferson - Baton Rouge, LA

“So sorry for your loss. ”
4 of 100+ | Posted by: Helen Swearingen - Adel, GA

“So sorry to hear of Duane's passing. I will miss his sense of humor. He was a true Southern Gentleman. ”
5 of 100+ | Posted by: Judy Carter - Foreman, AR

“So sorry for your loss. Duane was always a nice man. Enjoyed knowing him. Larry & Gale Stevens ”
6 of 100+ | Posted by: Larry Stevens - Simms, TX

“A true. Friend always willing to help ”
7 of 100+ | Posted by: Garry Downs - Foreman, AR

“I just heard of this great mans passing... I don't know of the whole family because I've grown to be a fan of Tracy's...but that does not exclude the...Read More »
8 of 100+ | Posted by: Katherine Cook - Kilgore

“I'm so sorry for your loss. Your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
9 of 100+ | Posted by: Rayven Claspell - Fort Worth, TX

“Tracy, I am so sorry for your loss. My Aunt lived in Forman and spoke very highly of your father. She said he was a good man that raised good kids....Read More »
10 of 100+ | Posted by: Glenda Rose - Ballinger, TX

“Tracy and family my thoughts and prayers are with you during this time and the days ahead. Love you brother. ”
11 of 100+ | Posted by: Mark Eubanks - Springhill, LA

“Praying Deeply for Your Family !!! He's now walking amongst Angels and hearing songs of Rejoice....God Bless You and Yours ❤ ”
12 of 100+ | Posted by: Mindy Conroy - Hendersonville, TN

“Our thoughts and prayers are with Tracey, Becca and their family in the loss of his father. ”
13 of 100+ | Posted by: Steve and Joy Hayes - Yorktown, VA

“So sorry to hear about the passing of your father. Duane and I became friends when I worked for the McCurtain County FSA in Idabel, Ok. I looked...Read More »
14 of 100+ | Posted by: Sandy Nichols - Readyville, TN

“I am so sorry for your loss. Through Tracy, I learned what a fine man he was in every way. May God hold you close and comfort you now and in the days...Read More »
15 of 100+ | Posted by: Beth Rowe - Social Circle, GA

“Tracy and Family.I am so sorry to hear about your fathers passing.May God give you all the strength and guidance as you lay your Father to rest...Read More »
16 of 100+ | Posted by: crystal desper - staunton, VA

“So sorry for the Loss of your father.May God give you all pice.#from mommas country showcase ♡ ”
17 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Ann Brothers - Martin, GA

“Laney and Family ,I am so sorry for the Loss of Yall's Father.My thoughts and prayers are with you and the rest of the Family ...Read More »
18 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Ann Brothers - Martin, GA

“Laney&Traci,I am so sorry for the Loss of Yall's Father.My thoughts and prayers are with you both and the rest of the Family ...Read More »
19 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Ann Brothers - Martin, GA

“Tracy and family, so sorry for the loss of your Father.. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.Brenda ShewmanFan since 1991 ”
20 of 100+ | Posted by: Brenda Shewman - Richmond, IN

“I don't know the words, just takes your breathe away. Be strong for everyone. I am missing my father 104 days. and i still can't seem to come to...Read More »
21 of 100+ | Posted by: shawna charging - Ethete, WY

“I am sorry for your loss. All of you are in my thoughts and prayers! ”
22 of 100+ | Posted by: Tammy Webster - Friend

“So sorry for the Loss of your Father. Always remember the great times you had together. No one can take that away from you! ”
23 of 100+ | Posted by: Beverly Ruddick - Seymour, IN

“Iam so so sorry for your loss prayers to family and friends. ”
24 of 100+ | Posted by: Gina Farrell - Benbrook, TX

“Knew Duane from our old State First National Bank days...he was a true southern gentleman. Sad to hear of his passing, many prayers for his family. ”
25 of 100+ | Posted by: Wilma Gerrald - Texarkana, TX

“My thoughts and prayers with the entire family. Tracy I know the heartache of losing a dad....I am sure he was quite proud of your accomplishments...Read More »
26 of 100+ | Posted by: Lynn Bogle - Lebanon, TN - Friend

“My prayers go out to you Tracy Lawrence and the rest of the family sorry for your loss he sounds like he was a great sounds like he was a very well...Read More »
27 of 100+ | Posted by: Tania toner

“So sorry for your loss Tracy. I know how hard it is to loose your Daddy. May GOD send Peace and Comfort your way. ”
28 of 100+ | Posted by: Tina Porter - Niles, OH - Friend

“Very sorry for your loss my prayers are with you and your family sorry to see that you lost your dad my prayers go out to everybody in the family ”
29 of 100+ | Posted by: Tania Toner

“Sorry for your loss. May you be comforted by the hands of God through this test of time. May you rest you mind knowing he is in a better place...Read More »
30 of 100+ | Posted by: Tyler Briggs - Los Lunas, NM

“Tracy and family, sending you all much love and prayers at this time. Terribly sorry to hear of the loss of your father. Will continue to lift you...Read More »
31 of 100+ | Posted by: David Peck - Wakefield, VA

“Tracy and family, sorry for your loss. Treasure the beautiful memories of your Dad. You are in my prayers. ”
32 of 100+ | Posted by: Susan Worley - Ruther Glen, VA

“Tracy and Becca,Although we are not together very often, you are still family. All of our thoughts and prayers are with you and your brother,...Read More »
33 of 100+ | Posted by: Betty and John Blanchette - MD

“So sorry for your loss. May the memories you have be a blessing to you all in this time. Our thoughts & prayers are with the family & friends. ”
34 of 100+ | Posted by: Lesli Pickett - Orchard, CO

“I'm so sorry for your loss Dickens family. Prayers for peace and comfort. ”
35 of 100+ | Posted by: Brooke Brolo - Maumelle, AR

“What a wonderful, Christian gentleman Duane was, and how we treasured his friendship. He accepted his trials with such dignity, always expressing...Read More »
36 of 100+ | Posted by: Lynne Vammen - Texarkana, TX

“Duane and I worked together at State First National.he was a wonderful person. I am sorry for your loss. ”
37 of 100+ | Posted by: Yolanda Barfield - Fayetteville, TN

“So sorry for your loss. My mom just passed away on May 18. You never stop missing your family.Kathy J ”
38 of 100+ | Posted by: Kathryn Jalufka - Houston, TX

“Prayers and love sent to the family during this hard time. Fly high angel with our Lord ”
39 of 100+ | Posted by: Joi Davis - Chattanooga, TN

“I'm so sorry for your loss. May he RIP. ”
40 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Watson - Bellevue, NE

“So sorry for your loss Tracy, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
41 of 100+ | Posted by: Amanda Litchfield - Lithopolis, OH

“Prayers to the entire Family. May God be with you all in this time of need. ”
42 of 100+ | Posted by: Sherrie Ward - AZ - Friend

“Sorry for your loss, I just lost my mom in June, I know that hurt by heart ”
43 of 100+ | Posted by: nikki LeGlue - bridgecity, LA

“I am so sorry for your loss . I will be keeping your family in my prayers as y'all go through this difficult time. Lean on each other and be each...Read More »
44 of 100+ | Posted by: Jessica Almufleh - Princeton, WV

“I am sorry for ur loss tracy lawrence and family ”
45 of 100+ | Posted by: Chanta Moran - Idabel, OK

“Tracy & family, so sorry to hear of the passing of your daddy. No matter how ready you think you are, it's still hard. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
46 of 100+ | Posted by: Tonia Brumley - waxahachie, TX

“Did not personally know you or Trace but may you rest in Peace ”
47 of 100+ | Posted by: Donna Clark - Salem, OR

“So sorry for the loss of your Dad and grandfather. He was a friend to many. Praying for comfort for all. ”
48 of 100+ | Posted by: Lottie Graham - Simms, TX

“I am truly sorry for your loss. Duane was a good man. ”
49 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Anderson. Armstrong - TX

“Im sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to you and your family in this difficult time. God please bless this Awesome family as the lay to rest A...Read More »
50 of 100+ | Posted by: Lisa Green - Colton, CA - Friend

“My condolences to Tracy Lawrence Family I'm so sorry for your loss ”
51 of 100+ | Posted by: Rosa Richards - Fort Gratiot, MI

“Sorry for your loss prayers for you and your family GOD BLESS YOU ”
52 of 100+ | Posted by: Joann Murillo - Anderson, IN

“May the Lord bless this family. Prayers from Orlando, Fl. ”
53 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara Mills - Orlando

“Tracy I am so sorry for your loss. I just losty husband Claude on the 27th. Know that my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this...Read More »
54 of 100+ | Posted by: Patricia Brantley - Hillsboro, MO

“Thoughts and Prayers to you and your family.... ”
55 of 100+ | Posted by: Russell Driscoll - Oshawa

“With deepest sympathy. Prayers for you and your family. ”
56 of 100+ | Posted by: Theresa Nevels Maderer - OK

“SORRY to hear of the passing of your FATHER , I lost my father also on this date in 1993 my thoughts and prayers are with you TRACE. LOVE YOUR MUSIC...Read More »
57 of 100+ | Posted by: mike pemberton - Dickson, TN

“I am so sorry for your loss will be praying for your family Tracy I have lost my father and mother so I know it is very hard ”
58 of 100+ | Posted by: martha haws - Johnson city, TN

“So sorry for your loss ,allways he will be in your heart. ”
59 of 100+ | Posted by: Helen whitson - Taylor, MI

“I'm sorry for your loss will pray for the family ”
60 of 100+ | Posted by: Teresa Ramey - Sitka, KY

“Soft and Safe my Brother! Condolences and prayers from Washington Meredith Masonic Lodge #355. Brownsville, KY ”
61 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Lindsey - Smiths Grove, KY

“Sending prayers and sympathy to your whole family. May God be with you in the days ahead and give you strength when needed. Spend time remembering...Read More »
62 of 100+ | Posted by: JoAnn Boeckermann - Freeport, MN

“God bless you Tracy and family as you grieve the lost of a loved one.God looked down and seen how tired his child was getting and new it was time to...Read More »
63 of 100+ | Posted by: Merlin Yodet - Baraga, MI

“So sorry for your loss, may he R. I. P. ”
64 of 100+ | Posted by: Linda Summers - Acquaintance

“I am so sorry for your loss at this time my prayers my thoughts my heart is with you God bless you ”
65 of 100+ | Posted by: Rosemary Burr - Painesville, OH

“Sorry to hear of mr.Dickson, passing prayers for the family ”
66 of 100+ | Posted by: Wanda Gardiner - OH

“Sorry for your loss. Praying for the family ”
67 of 100+ | Posted by: Alice & Terry Wheeler - Friend

“Sorry to hear about your father. I see you in concert years ago you were awesome. Sending prayers may he rest in peace ”
68 of 100+ | Posted by: Julie Moreland - NC - Friend

“The Foreman High School Class of 1995 would like to extend our condolences to the famil during this difficult time. (Sam Dickens) ”
69 of 100+ | Posted by: Foreman High School Class of 1995 - AR

“Sending prayers to Tracy Lawrence and family, I'm so sorry for your loss, your in my thoughts and prayers. I'm a huge Tracy Lawrence fan have been...Read More »
70 of 100+ | Posted by: Dawn Padilla - Melbourne, FL

“I'm so sorry for your loss. ”
71 of 100+ | Posted by: Paige Betts (cleghorn) - Foreman, AR

“So sorry for your loss. He's dancing with angels now. ”
72 of 100+ | Posted by: Shelly Walsh - Ashdown, AR

“Sorry for your loss. God be with you and your family. ”
73 of 100+ | Posted by: Gina Wanamaker - Waverly, TN

“tracy and family we will be praying for you through this difficult time the golden family ”
74 of 100+ | Posted by: ricky golden - springhill, LA

“My deepest condolences to all family and friends. May he rest in peace! ”
75 of 100+ | Posted by: Noreen Frisko - NC

“Tracy, we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you andyour family. May your heart and soul find peace and comfort. God Bless ”
76 of 100+ | Posted by: Theresa & AJ Molnar - TX - Friend

“Sorry for your loss prayers to you and all the family ”
77 of 100+ | Posted by: Gretta Newton - Scranton, PA

“Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time. ”
78 of 100+ | Posted by: Dianna Smith - Salinas, CA

“So sorry for your loss.prayers to you Tracy and your families.find comfort in knowing he is at peace! I have been a fan of your music for years.Only...Read More »
79 of 100+ | Posted by: stscy marshall - dover plains, NY

“So sorry for your loss. God has recieved another angel. God Bless you and your family. ”
80 of 100+ | Posted by: Kris Carroll - Quincy, MI

“Tracy, I am sorry for your loss my friend. Sending prayers to your family. God Bless ”
81 of 100+ | Posted by: Mark Davis - McMinnville, TN

“Sorry for your loss... ”
82 of 100+ | Posted by: Brenda Barbour - Irvington, AL

“To the Lawrence and Dickens family, your all in my thoughts and prayers during this most difficult time. ”
83 of 100+ | Posted by: Judy Litton - Canal Winchester, OH

“Tracy .so sorry for the loss of your father ”
84 of 100+ | Posted by: Karen Hamilton - Savanna, IL

“I am truly sorry for your loss. We love everyone. ”
85 of 100+ | Posted by: Lindsay Lansdell - Foreman, AR

“Sincere sympathy to you Tracy and your entire family from a fan who has enjoyed your music for years. ”
86 of 100+ | Posted by: Joan Webster - Dimondale, MI

“So sorry for your loszy ”
87 of 100+ | Posted by: Kenna Williams - Columbus, GA

“Rip. You r missed by family and loved ones. ”
88 of 100+ | Posted by: Laura Brokstad

“Sending condolences to Tracy Lawrence and extended family on the loss of your father. May he rest in God's peace. ”
89 of 100+ | Posted by: Janet Thompson - Drexel Hill, PA

“So sorry for the loss of your father. My prayers are with your entire family at this time of sadness. ”
90 of 100+ | Posted by: Laura Barker - Springfield, MO

“So sorry to hear RIP ”
91 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Winter - Springport, MI

“So sorry for your loss heaven has gained a great angel..may God be with the family during this difficult time ”
92 of 100+ | Posted by: apryl yung

“Sending Prayers To Tracy And Family ”
93 of 100+ | Posted by: Piper LeCount

“Tracy & family, I'm so very sorry for your families loss. I'm sure you all have wonderful memories to share & remember fondly. You & your family are...Read More »
94 of 100+ | Posted by: Tracy Kling - NE - Friend

“I am so sorry for your family's loss. You will be in my prayers during this difficult time. May God bless each of you and comfort you. ”
95 of 100+ | Posted by: Kimberly Jarrell - De Queen, AR

“Sorry for your lost. Prayers sent to his family. ”
96 of 100+ | Posted by: Kim Jackson - Stillwater, OK

“Tracy I send you my heart felt condolences.I'm so sorry to hear of the loss of your father.I just want you to know you'll be in my thoughts & prayers...Read More »
97 of 100+ | Posted by: Mary Lynn Carter - Plantation, FL

“I am so sorry for your loss ”
98 of 100+ | Posted by: Barbara Sandell - Sparta, TN

“My sincerest condolences at this time of sorrow, my friend. I say my friend because throughout my yeats, I have been a great fan and admirer and you...Read More »
99 of 100+ | Posted by: Scott Williams - Riverview, FL

“My deepest sympathy to the family. Duane will be greatly missed. He made a difference. Keeping you in prayer. ”
100 of 100+ | Posted by: Janean Parker - Paris, TX


Duane Dickens, 83, of Texarkana, AR passed away August 31, 2016 at his home in Texarkana, AR surrounded by his loving family.

Mr. Dickens was born August 12, 1933 in Foreman, AR to Fountain McIver and Emma Jean Dickens. He attended the Southern Methodist University where he received a degree in banking. He was Vice President of State First National Bank, later became Regions Bank where he worked for 44 years. He was a lifelong member of First United Methodist Church of Foreman, AR, and a Shriner in the Masonic Lodge, Mr. Dickens is preceded in death by his parents, and one sister, Ann Jones.

He is survived by three sons, Laney Lawrence of Lebanon, TN, Tracy Lawrence of MT. Juliet, TN, Samuel Dickens Jr. of Texarkana, AR; three daughters, Wendi Lawrence Roberts of Foreman, AR, DeRenda Mydland of Foreman, AR, Daphne Roy of Nash, TX; one brother, Charles Robert Dickens of Deer Park, TX; twin sister, Dolores Pullen of Foreman, AR; seventeen grandchildren; and four great grandchildren.

Visitation will be Sunday September 4, 2016 from 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm at Madden Funeral Home in Foreman, AR.

Funeral Services will be Monday September 5, 2015 at 10:00 am at the First United Methodist Church in Foreman, AR. Burial will follow at Dollarhide Cemetery in Foreman, AR under the direction of Madden Funeral Home.

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