August 17, 2017

Arthur Warner Sykes – Bedford
May 22, 1925 – August 16, 2017
Arthur Warner Sykes, 92, of Bedford, died at 12:45 pm on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at his residence.
Born May 22, 1925, in Danville, KY, he was the son of Warner and Carrie (Ray) Sykes. He married Annabelle Long and she survives. He was a retired stone planerman and veteran of WW II serving with the U.S. Navy.
Survivors include his wife, Annabelle, of Bedford; a son, Toby Sykes, of Bedford; a daughter, Candace Sykes, of Bedford; eight grandchildren; four great grandchildren; special niece, Sonja Blanton, of Bedford; a great niece, Tammy Strunk, of Bedford.
He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons, Gregory and Danny Sykes; four sisters and four brothers.
Funeral services will be conducted at Noon on Tuesday, August 22 nd in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Rev. Harold Godsey officiating. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery where military rites will be accorded by members of Gillen Post #33 American Legion. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. until the hour of service on Tuesday, August 22 nd at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
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