Wednesday, May 21, 2014

Cathryne Sykes, Charles Dillard, Joel Sciple

Cathryne Lewis Sykes was the daughter of Alton Sykes and Ida Louise Boykin. She was born on 17 February 1936 in Mississippi. She married Charles Dillard and later Joel Chandler Sciple.

Charles Dillard was born ???.

Joel Chandler Sciple was born on 1 May 1938 and died on 7 February 2011 in Quitman, Mississippi. He is buried in Quitman Cemetery in Clarke County, Mississippi.
Meridian Star, 9 February 2011
Graveside services for Joel Chandler Sciple will be held Thursday, at 11 a.m., at Odd Fellows Cemetery with Rev. Michael Evans officiating. Wright's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
     Mr. Sciple, 72, of Quitman, died Monday, Feb. 7, 2011, at his residence. He was a member of Lions Club and a member of Quitman Country Club. He was an avid golfer and Alumni of Mississippi State University.
     Survivors include his wife, Cathryne Sciple of Quitman; sons: Charles W. "Bill" Dillard of Quitman, and Mark Steven Dillard and Susan of Meridian; grandchild, Beth Dillard; brother, Tim Sciple of Baton Rouge, La.; nephew, Matthew Sciple and Carolyn of Minneapolis, Minn.; niece, Amy Sciple of Baton Rouge, La.; and, numerous extended family members.
     Pallbearers will be W. L. Brown, Ronald Holloway, Jerome Wicker, Tommy Smith, Stacey Sykes and Stefan Sykes.
     Visitation will be today, after 5 p.m., at Wright's Funeral Home.

They had the following children:

Charles William Dillard was born ???. He fathered a child: Keri Elizabeth.

Mark Steven Dillard was born ???. He married Susan.


  1. Keri Elizabeth (Beth) Dillard was born to Charles William (Bill) Dillard on Oct. 6 1995... Correction by Charles William (Bill) Dillard.

    1. Thank you very much for this information!