ST. JOSEPH -- Hazel "Marge" Sikes, 86, died July 27, 2005, at a local health care center.
Born in Sikeston to the late Ross and Mary McGee Sikes, she retired from Lever Brothers in St. Louis.
She was also preceded in death by one sister, Barbra Hitchcock.
Survivors include: one brother, C.M. Sikes of Sikeston; and one nephew, James "Scott" Hitchcock of St. Louis.
She bequeathed her body to the University of Kansas Medical School. Burial and memorial services will be held at a later date in Sikeston.
Clark-Sampson Funeral Home of St. Joseph is in charge of arrangements.