Geneva Dykes, age 94, of
Somerset, passed from this life on August 10, 2016, at Lake
Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Geneva was born on August 26,
1921, in the Ula Community of Pulaski County, daughter of the
late Jesse O. and Gracie Baker Dykes.
She enjoyed her flowers, quilting and
listening to gospel music.
Geneva loved her Lord and Savior.
She is survived by her special
niece, Gloria “Jeannie” (and Roger) Whitis, of Somerset; a very
special grand-nephew, Johnny Whitis, of Somerset, who she loved
as her own; her three sisters, Fern Vilardo, of Cincinnati,
Clementine Warren, of Somerset, and Madeline (and Charles) Ping,
of Somerset; her brother, Jewel Dykes, of Somerset; many nieces
and nephews; and a special friend of the family, Bill Goodin, of
Preceding Geneva in death are
her parents; her five sisters, Eva Dykes, Rose Bradley, Helen
Flynn, Flonnie Hardwick and Betty Goodin; and her five brothers,
Commodore Dykes, Cyrus Dykes, J. Curtis Dykes, Venice Dykes,
Junior Dykes, William Dykes and Arther Dykes.
Visitation will be Saturday,
August 13, 2016, at 12:00 p.m., in Southern Oaks Funeral Home
Funeral services will be
Saturday, August 13, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., in the funeral home
chapel with Bro. David Dykes and Bro. David Muse officiating.
Burial will be in Goodwater Cemetery.
Southern Oaks Funeral Home is
in charge of arrangements.