A prayer service for Hal Peterson Sikes, 86, of Camden, SC will be held at 7:00 PM, Saturday, September 7, 2013 at St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church in Camden, SC. Graveside inurnment services will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, September 10, 2013 at Lone Hill Methodist Church in Douglas, GA. The family will receive friends at 1104 Sunnyhill Drive in Camden. Memorials may be made in Mr. Sikes’ memory to Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders, Association-Mid-State-SC, 3223 Sunset Blvd. Suite 100, W. Columbia, SC 29169.
Mr. Sikes, widower of Letitia Sandlin Sikes, died Tuesday, September 3, 2013. Born in Douglas, GA, he was the son of the late James Walter and Iris Peterson Sikes. He was a WWII veteran having served in the US Navy and graduated from Georgia Tech in 1951. Mr. Sikes was retired from DuPont and was a member of St. Timothy’s Lutheran Church.
Surviving are his sons, Pete Sikes of Camden, Matt Sikes and his wife Elizabeth of Camden and Mark Sikes and his wife Trista of Williamsburg, VA; daughter, Nancy Jones and her husband Tom of Murphy, NC; grandchildren, Lyon Jones, Parker Sikes and Campbell Sikes; sister, Maggie Crosby of Douglas, GA; and brother, John Sikes of Longwood, FL.
Mr. Sikes was predeceased by his wife and parents.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to the Sikes’ family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.