Sylvia Stickles, daughter of the late John and Phoebe Harrell Pullum, was born in Dexter on July 5, 1913, and died at the Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter on Tuesday, Sept. 19, 2006, at the age of 93.
Mrs. Stickles had lived in Dexter all her life and was affiliated with the Assembly of God Church.
On Dec. 2, 1932, she was married to Virgil Stickles near Aid. He preceded her in death on Dec. 24, 1970.
Surviving are two brothers, Eugene Pullum of St. Charles and Bill Pullum of Romance, Ark.; nine grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, V.A.. Stickles in 1993 and Roy Lee Stickles in 2002; two brothers, Junior and Harold Pullum; and four sisters, Julie Pullum, Ellen Burges, Mae Masterson, and Jessie Lewis.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2006, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services were conducted at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 21, 2006, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Kenneth Biggs of Dexter officiating.
Interment followed in the Hagy Cemetery in Dexter with Watkins & Sons Funeral Home of Dexter in charge of arrangements.