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Obituary for Edna Yvonne Wilson (Sykes)

Edna Yvonne  Wilson (Sykes)
Edna Yvonne Wilson, 74, of Honaker, Va., passed away on Sunday, September 30, 2018.

Born in Buchanan County, Virginia, on February 19, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Nannie Kate Dye Sykes. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a great grandchild, Abel Petrick; two sisters, Lois Sykes Cox, and Judy Henson; two brothers, Curtis Sykes and Thurman Sykes.

She was a member of Harmony Community Church in Belfast, Va.

Survivors include her husband of 54 years, Kenneth Wayne Wilson; daughters, Melissa Blackwell and Carol Rose; son, Howard Gray Wilson; sisters, Dorothy Stevens, Connie Sorace, and Jennette Wright; brother, Russell Sykes Jr.; nine grandchildren; nine great grandchildren.

Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, October 4, 2018, in the Owens Funeral Service Chapel with Rev. Mike Dye and Rev. Stephen Musick officiating. Interment will follow at Ketron Memorial Gardens in Lebanon, Va.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday after 6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Share memories and condolences with the family at www.owensfuneralservice.com.

Owens Funeral Service, 7 Tate Ave., Lebanon, Va., is in charge of arrangements.


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