Leroy Sykes, age 89 of Arnold, Missouri, passed away on October 12, 2021, at his home. He was born November 21, 1931, in Hartshorn, Missouri. He was a Corvette Test Driver for General Motors Company, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean war. He had attended Faith Community Church in House Springs, Missouri. Leroy enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Daughter-Judy (John) O’Brien, of Arnold, Missouri
Sister-Myrtle Young, of Summerville, Missouri
Sister-Ruby Bradway, of Branson, Missouri
Sister-Juanita Orchard, of Hillsboro, Missouri
Sister- Evelyn Richards, of Cabool, Missouri
16 Great Grandchildren
1 Great-Great Grandchild
Preceded in death by:
Mother Gladys Sykes (Steelman)
Wife- Genieve Sykes
Son – Keith Sykes
Son- Roy “Dewayne” Sykes
Visitation-Tuesday October 19, 2021, from 5 to 8 at Robert D. Brown Funeral Home, 103 4th Street Hillsboro, Missouri, 63050.
Funeral-Wednesday, October 20, 2021, at 9:30 am in the funeral home chapel.
Burial-11am at Jefferson Barrack’s National Cemetery, St. Louis, Missouri.
Memorials to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital