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John Thomas Sykes

April 3, 1924 ~ February 28, 2018 (age 93)

"May the works I've done speak for me.
May the works I've done speak for me.
When I'm resting in my grave, 
there's nothing to be said; 
May the works the works I've done,
Speak for me."

John Thomas Sykesage 93, of Powells Point, NC, peacefully made his transition on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at the Sentara Nursing Center, Barco, NC. 

Celebration of Life will take place on Sunday, March 11, 2018 at 2:30 p.m. at the Pleasant Branch Missionary Baptist Church, Powells Point, NC. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. A viewing will take place on Saturday, March 10, 2018 at the funeral home from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. 

Final Care and Compassionate Services are being provided to the Sykes and connected families, with love, care, and  uncompromising dignity  by the Mitchell Funeral Care and Cremations. 

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