Sylvia Kay Dykes, 1941-2023


Sylvia Kay Dykes, 81, of Mineola passed away peacefully on May 1, 2023 in Fort Worth.  Sylvia Kay was born on Dec. 28, 1941 to Mr. & Mrs. C.J. Clark in Elizabethton, Tenn. 

Sylvia was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Allen L. Dykes.  She is survived by her daughter and stepsons, Katrina R. Clark, Robert Dykes and Ronnie Dykes; sisters, Arline Pierce and Sharon Blair; brother, George Clark; and grandchildren, Christiana, Ashley, Evan, Zac, Caz and Haley.  She had four great-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, and cherished family members.

A memorial service to celebrate Sylvia Kay Dykes will be held on June 3, 2023 at 10:30 a.m. at Central Baptist Church at 13745 FM 16 in Lindale (next to Lindale High School).  

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations to be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Kairos Prison Ministries, Kindness Kottage in Mineola, Texas or any other charitable organization.