Mrs. Carolyn Ayers Dykes, 88, died on Sunday, June 21, 2015, at Teche Regional Medical Center in Morgan City, Louisiana, from heart failure.
Born on July 29, 1926, at Cypress, Florida, she lived most of her life in Donaldsonville, Louisiana.
Survivors include siblings, Jessie Mae Ayers Price and Abbye Ayers Faurot, of Blountstown; four children, Sandra Roundy, James Dykes, Thomas Dykes, and Mike Dykes; 11 Grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Carolyn was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Jessie J. Dykes; parents, Jesse McKinley and Allie Mae Ayers; infant siblings, twin brother, Carrol, infant sisters, Barbara and Elizabeth, and brothers, James McKinnon Ayers, Herbert Spencer Ayers, William A. Ayers, sister, Catherine Ayers Smith; and great-grandchild, Christian Nelson.
A graveside service will be held at Magnolia Cemetery at 11:00 AM (CDT), Friday, June 26. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to The American Heart Association or The American Diabetes Association.
All arrangements are under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown (ph. 674-2266).
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