James Odell Dickens, age 90 of Gallatin, passed away Saturday September 10, 2016. Funeral Service will be Tuesday September 13th at 11:00 a.m. from the chapel of Alexander Funeral Home. Interment will follow at Sumner Memorial Gardens, with family and friends serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be Monday September 12th from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. and Tuesday September 13th 9:00 a.m. until time of service. Mr. Dickens was born March 3, 1926 in Macon County to the late Georgie Dickens and Ida Dickens. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by wife, Susie Elizabeth Dickens; son Bruce L. Dickens; and sisters, Beulah Roberts and Evell Jones. He is survived by son, Rickie A. Dickens (Cynthia) of Gallatin; sister, Helen Carnahan (Donald) of Lafayette; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great grandchildren. Online condolences may be submitted at alexanderfh.info. Alexander Funeral Home has been entrusted with arrangements.