Dorothy R. Dykes, 72

by | November 8, 2019 11:33 am

A memorial service for Dorothy R. Dykes, 72, of Swainsboro was held Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 11 a.m. in the chapel of Chapman Funeral Home with Pastor Melvin Habersham. The family received friends Wednesday, November 6, 2019 from 10 to 11 a.m. at Chapman Funeral Home.

She passed away Sunday, November 3, 2019 at Candler Hospital in Savannah following an extended illness.

Ms. Dorothy R. Dykes was born April 24, 1947 in Warrenton to the late Elton Roberson and Vondelle Turner Sherrod. She was of the Baptist faith, and she was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Jack Roberson.

Survivors include her daughter, Kelly (Ben) Claxton of Pooler; sisters, Roma Roberts of Saint Louis, Missouri and Marie Johnson, Wanda (Wyatt) Youngblood, and Vicki Sherrod, all of Swainsboro; grandsons, Kyle Claxton and Evan Claxton, both of Pooler; and special family, Larry and Sheila Dykes and Zachary Dykes, all of Vidalia.    

Chapman Funeral Home of Swainsboro was in charge of arrangements.

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