PONTOTOC – Patricia Ann Dykes, 68, died Thursday, Aug. 29, 2013, at Sanctuary Hospice House. She was born July 15, 1945, in Panola County to Arlis and Mary Lou Mask. She was a longtime seamstress in the furniture industry. She was a Baptist. She enjoyed going to auctions and making homemade rugs.
Services will be at 2 p.m. today, Aug. 31, at Lee Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Tommy Moore officiating. Burial will be in Lee Memorial Park. Lee Memorial Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements.
Survivors include her longtime friend and companion, Ricky Tackitt of Pontotoc; her children, Michael Dykes of Oregon, Bobby Dykes of Atlanta, Ga., Tracey Monts (Tim) of Houlka and Micky Dykes of Pontotoc; two sisters, Mary Dykes (Ira) of Aberdeen and Belinda McKinney (Pat) of Vicksburg; three brothers, Jimmy Mask (Christa), Ricky Mask and Randy Mask, all of Pontotoc; six grandchildren, Brittney Monts, Tasha Monts, Tim Monts Jr., Katelyn Monts, Madison Monts and Brandon Monts; five great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant daughter, Diane Dykes; one great-granddaughter, Saylor Haze; two sisters, Carolyn Brown and Martha Stegall; and three brothers, Donald, Thomas and Wayne Mask.
Pallbearers will be her nephews.
Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday.
For online condolences and guest registry, visit www.leememorialonline.com.