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Mary Evelyn Sikes

Taylor, AR, 1929 - 2019

Mary Evelyn-Edminston Sikes, 89, of Taylor, Arkansas passed away at her home on April 18. She was born June 12, 1929 in Minden, Louisiana.
She was preceded in death by father, Cecil Taylor, mother, Gertrude Coyle Taylor, husband, Henry Sikes and daughter, Terri Kay Sikes. She is survived by daughter, Lauri Loewer and husband Carl of Wynne, Arkansas and one grandson, Chris Loewer of Fair Oaks, Arkansas.
A very special thanks to Willie B. Randle for all the love and care you showed to our loved one.
Mary Evelyn graduated Baylor University in 1950 and married Henry B. Sikes. She taught in the Taylor School system for a number of years. She volunteered for Special Olympics, was active in Eastern Star and the Red Hat Society. She was also a member of First Baptist Church of Taylor.
A private graveside service was held on April 22. Memorials may be made to the Prayer Garden at First Baptist Church in Taylor, Arkansas.

Published April 25, 2019

A. O. Smith Funeral Home
805 Thomas Street, Stamps, AR
Phone: 870-533-4406