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HIGH PROFILE: Remmel Tyndall Dickinson

‘Genuine’ Southern gentleman has had success as a Broadway producer. But his greatest success was in fighting and winning his battle with cancer.

By Shea Stewart

This article was published September 10, 2017 at 4:28 a.m.

“Cancer is such a frightening disease. We have made incredible strides in treating it and preventing it and curing it, but it’s such a huge challenge.”

“He is genuine in every way. He is as honest as the day is long, a gentleman through and through, and as thoughtful, caring and reliable as anyone cou...

SELF PORTRAIT

Remmel Dickinson

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: May 6, 1949, Little Rock

THE TOUGHEST JOB I’VE EVER HAD WAS the early years on Capitol Hill as a clerk before achieving professional status.

MY CHILDHOOD HERO WAS my father. He was the ideal Southern gentleman and devoted family man and respected community leader. I wish I was more like him.

MY MOST PRIZED MATERIAL POSSESSION IS a wristwatch … that my mother gave to my father on his 50th birthday.

SOMETHING I ALWAYS HAVE ON ME: I always have on a wristwatch and [carry] a good pen.

THE ONE THING I WILL NOT EAT: I’m afraid I’m not a fan of liver.

MY FAVORITE BROADWAY PLAY IS War Horse. It is magic on a stage.

MY FAVORITE PLACE TO VISIT IS any place with my brother and sister.

ONE WORD TO DESCRIBE ME: I’d like to think I’m thoughtful. I hope that I’m thoughtful.

In January 2015, Remmel Dickinson received news no one wants to hear: He had cancer.

“He is genuine in every way. He is as honest as the day is long, a gentleman through and through, and as thoughtful, caring and reliable as anyone cou...

SELF PORTRAIT

Remmel Dickinson

DATE AND PLACE OF BIRTH: May 6, 1949, Little Rock

THE TOUGHEST JOB I’VE EVER HAD WAS the early years on Capitol Hill as a clerk before achieving professional status.

MY CHILDHOOD HERO WAS my father. He was the ideal Southern gentleman and devoted family man and respected community leader. I wish I was more like him.

MY MOST PRIZED MATERIAL POSSESSION IS a wristwatch … that my mother gave to my father on his 50th birthday.

SOMETHING I ALWAYS HAVE ON ME: I always have on a wristwatch and [carry] a good pen.

THE ONE THING I WILL NOT EAT: I’m afraid I’m not a fan of liver.

MY FAVORITE BROADWAY PLAY IS War Horse. It is magic on a stage.

MY FAVORITE PLACE TO VISIT IS any place with my brother and sister.

ONE WORD TO DESCRIBE ME: I’d like to think I’m thoughtful. I hope that I’m thoughtful.

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ARMNAR says... September 10, 2017 at 12:17 p.m.

One great guy!

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