Born 6-27-1932 -- Died 2-5-2004
Marvin Ed Sisco, 71, of Licking, Mo., was born June 27, 1932, in Alton, Mo., and died Feb. 5, 2004, at his home.
For over 24 years, until her death in 2002, Marvin and his wife, Nancy, traveled to Alton each Sunday morning to attend church at United Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Russell Sisco, a daughter, Martha Merrick, an adopted son, Russell Sisco II, and an adopted daughter, Tina Revelle, all of Licking, Mo.; a brother, Roy Sisco of Alton, Mo.; two sisters -- Pauline Bridges of Greer, Mo., and Gladys Bristol of Van Buren, Mo.; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his parents, Ambus Sisco and Hattie Tune-Sisco; his wife, Nancy Butler-Sisco; and a sister, Helen Smith.
The funeral was Feb. 8 at Alton United Baptist Church with John Lewis Casey officiating.
Interment was in Bailey Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.