Marshall Wayne Sissom, 81, of Bartlett, Tenn., formerly of Cardwell, Mo., died Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006, at Memphis, Tenn.
Born July 8, 1925, in Cardwell, he was the son of the late Curtis and Geneva McNutt Sissom.
On Jan. 6, 1950, in Paragould, Ark., he married Martha Rene Summitt, who survives.
Survivors include two sons, Mark Wayne and Jeffrey Euel Sissom, both of Bartlett; one sister, Dorothy Bost, of Kennett; two brothers, Don Sissom, of Houston, Texas and J.T. Sissom, of Florissant, Mo., and one grandchild, Joshua Sissom, of Bartlett.
He was preceded in death by one brother, Curtis Ray Sissom.
Funeral services were held at 2 p.m., today, Tuesday, Oct. 10, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with sons Mark and Jeffrey Sissom officiating.
Burial was in the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.