Willie Clarence Vickery was born on August 2, 1934 in Collinwood, Tennessee. He was a son of the late James Franklin Vickery and Dellie Dodd. Mr. Vickery was retired from Reynolds Aluminum. During his lifetime, he had worked as a truck driver and in the security service business. He was a member of the Jackson Heights Church of Christ in Florence, Alabama. Mr. Vickery departed this life on Thursday, October 17, 2019 at the Florence Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Florence, Alabama at the age of 85 Years, 2 Months and 15 Days.
He is survived by a son, Brian Thomas of Florence, AL; one grandchild; nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, Mr. Vickery was preceded in death by his brothers, Dural Vickery, Alver Vickery, James Vickery, Jr. and Buddy Vickery, and a sister, Ruby Moore. Funeral services were held on Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 3:00 PM at Shackelford Funeral Directors chapel in Collinwood, TN with Camryn Eaton officiating. Burial was in the Lindsey Chapel Cemetery, Florence, Alabama. Serving as pallbearers were Dustin Smith, Dakota Smith, Roger Moore, Garry Moore, Steven Moore, and Nick Moore.