Dr. Samuel Bickley
1931 — 2021
Dr. Samuel Taylor Bickley passed away peacefully in his home in High Point, North Carolina, on February 11, 2021. Dr. Bickley was a trained medical doctor and veterinarian; he was known to friends as the doctor who could treat anything from goldfish up. In Elkin, his office sported a large sign that read, "WALK IN DOCTOR -- MAN OR BEAST." Helping those in need, whether human or animal, was his life-long purpose and in doing so, he built strong bonds with countless friends and former patients. He was born February 25, 1931 in Johnson City, Tennessee to Lucy Claire Gray Bickley, a teacher at Gray School, and Jonathan Taylor Bickley, who worked for the Tennessee Valley Authority. Dr. Bickley...