John Dickey



Age: 61


Summary: former naval officer and patriarch of a Biloxi, Mississippi family gospel group who sang mostly in churches and at some conventions and social events, who also traveled some as the opening act with the well-known gospel group The Staple Singers, but the group broke up after his sons graduated from high school, whose most recent endeavor was a featured commercial endorsement for Biloxi Regional Medical Center.



Cause of Death: Drowned in the floodwaters during Hurricane Katrina


Born: December 6, 1944


Died: August 30, 2005


Location: Biloxi, Mississippi