Born 4-14-1931 -- Died 4-12-2006
Gusta Mae Sikes, 74, of French Village, Mo., was born April 14, 1931, in Thayer, Mo., the daughter of Wayman and Effie Jane Rodgers McGhee. She died April 12, 2006 at her residence.
She attended Goose Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Billy Gene Sikes of French Village; a daughter, Diane Moore of French Village; two sons, Ron Sikes and wife, Jeannie of Hillsboro and Robert Sikes and wife Karen of Steelville; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Rathellee McGhee of Couch.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Wayne and Effie Jane Rogers McGhee; brothers and sisters, Ralph McGhee, Lola Brewer, Ola McGhee, Carl McGhee, Lousie Mills, twins, Gene McGhee and Pauline Johnson and Marvey June Rayburn.
The funeral services were held April 14 at the C. Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Home in Deslodge, Mo. Burial followed in the Oak Grove Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of C.Z. Boyer and Son Funeral Homes Inc. of Desloge, Mo.