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Ruth Cochran Dykes

January 22, 1932 May 17, 2016
Ruth Cochran Dykes
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Obituary for Ruth Cochran Dykes

Ruth Cochran Dykes, 84, passed from this life, Tuesday, May 17, 2016 at Harmony Court Assisted Living surrounded by family.

Ruth was born on January 25, 1932, in Clara, MS, the daughter of the late William Earnest Cochran and Celia Dees Cochran. She spent her career working as a data processor. Ruth’s greatest joy was spending time with her family. She was a member of Jackson First Church.

She is preceded in death by her 3 brothers and 4 sisters.

Survivors include: her son, George C. Dykes, Jr.(Debra) of Jackson; her daughter, Sherry Hobbs (Jack) of Madison; and her granddaughter, Heather Hobbs of Oxford, MS, and numerous nieces and nephews she loved very much.

A funeral service will be held at 2:30 PM Thursday, May 19, 2016 at Sebrell Funeral Home in Ridgeland with burial following in Lakewood Memorial Park. Visitation will begin at 1:00 p.m.

Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1380 Livingston Lane, Jackson, MS 39213.

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Visitation

Thursday

19

May

1:00 PM 5/19/2016 1:00:00 PM - 2:30 PM 5/19/2016 2:30:00 PM
Sebrell Funeral Home

425 Northpark Drive
Ridgeland, MS 39157

Sebrell Funeral Home
425 Northpark Drive Ridgeland 39157 MS
United States

Funeral Service

Thursday

19

May

2:30 PM 5/19/2016 2:30:00 PM
Sebrell Funeral Home

425 Northpark Drive
Ridgeland, MS 39157

Sebrell Funeral Home
425 Northpark Drive Ridgeland 39157 MS
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Lakewood Memorial Park Final Resting Place

6000 Clinton Blvd
Jackson, MS 39209

6000 Clinton Blvd Jackson 39209 MS
United States

Memorial Contribution

American Cancer Society

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