Margaret Sue Sissom, 78, of Cardwell, Mo., passed away Tuesday, April 10, 2012, at West Plains, Mo.
Born April 2, 1934, in Arbyrd, Mo., daughter of the late Buford and Orene Petty Adkerson, she was a member of the First Baptist Church in Cardwell.
On Nov. 3, 1951, in Cardwell, she married Randal Sissom.
Survivors include her husband, Randal Sissom, of Cardwell; one son, Michael John Sissom, of Dexter, Mo.; three daughters, Rhonda Clark and husband, John Paul, of Cardwell, Cathy Wyatt and husband, Terry, of Eminence, Mo., and Stacy Brown and husband, Scott, of Clinton, Ill.; two sisters, June Thomas, of Louisiana, and Becky Thomas Loyd, of Paragould, Ark.; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; her friends Pat and Joe, and other relatives and many friends.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Shane Randal Sissom and Chad Jackson Sissom, and two sisters, Pat Zolman and Sue Sikes.
Visitation will begin at 1 p.m., and continue until service time at 3 p.m., Friday, April 13, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Friday, April 13, at the McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Alan Cureton officiating.
Burial will follow in the Cardwell Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Wes Pillow, Danny Blankenship, Ray Yates, Hite Horner, Ralph Horner and John Paul Clark.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Cardwell Cemetery.
Her love of gardening was as strong as her love for her family and friends. Her big smile and soft heart will be sadly missed.