Ruthie Elaine Dykes
December 31, 1964 - September 23, 2021
Ruthie Elaine Dykes, a resident of Bolivar, La. passed away on Thursday, September 23, 2021. She was born December 31, 1964 and was 56 years old.
She is survived by 1 sister, Martha Faye Carney; 3 brothers, Edward Dykes, Jerry and Kathy Dykes, all of Mt. Hermon, La., Jacky Dykes and Vicki Wall of Osyka, MS; step mom, Pearl Travis Dykes of Kentwood, LA; 2 care takers, Jack and Mindy Barnette of Independence, LA; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
Ruthie is preceded in death by her parents, Coy Dykes Jr. and Martha C. Traylor; step dad, Jim Traylor; 6 brothers, Eugene and Janice Travis, Phil Cole Dykes, William Henry Dykes, Carl Ray Dykes, Tommy Lane Dykes, and Jimmy Wayne Dykes Sr.; 2 sisters, Shirley Rae Cooper and Lila Jean and David Watson Sr.; grandparents, Coy Dykes Sr. and Emma Dykes, Richard Henry and Eunice Cooper.
Graveside services will be held on Friday, October 1, 2021 at 2:00PM in the Tangipahoa Cemetery.
McKneely Funeral Home, Kentwood, in charge of arrangements.