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|A graveside service for John C. Sissom, 61, of Sweetwater, was held at 2 p.m. on Friday, |
Feb. 19, 2010, at Sweetwater Cemetery with Rev. Homer Reddic, Sr. officiating. Military graveside rites will be performed by the Nolan County Honor Guard. Burial will follow under the direction of Cate-Spencer & Trent Funeral Home.
Family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6-7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010.
Sissom died Friday, Feb. 12, 2010, at Abilene Regional Medical Center.
He was born July 7, 1948, in Nolan County, Texas. He was a graduate of TSTI with an
Associate Degree in Advertising. He was a member of the Church of Christ. He worked for Shamrock Liquor for many years, and also for Sweetwater Police Department, Sweetwater Fire Department, K-Mart and Sweetwater Cotton Oil
Mill. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Young of Sweetwater; three sons, Michael Sissom, John Sissom, Jr. and Jason Sissom; one brother, David Sissom of Canyon, Texas; one sister, Irene Bell of Virginia Beach, Virginia; step father, Bill Thompson of Sweetwater; three step sons, Jeff Dennis, Kenlee Dennis and Kenny Dale Dennis; and several grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Clarence Sissom and Inge Thompson.
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