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Dora Sweet

Thursday, August 9, 2007

NEW MADRID - Dora Sweet, 70, died Aug. 8, 2007, at her home.

Born April 6, 1937, in Senatobia, Miss., daughter of the late Howard Vance and Grace Shy, she was of the Pentecostal belief and had worked at Missouri Delta Medical Center in the laundry department before retiring.

She was married to Bobby Sweet for 20 years, and he survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one son, James Ray of Matthews; one brother, Robert Carlisle of Matthews; one sister, Carolyn Martin of Germantown, Tenn.; and one grandchild and two stepgrandchildren.

In addition to her parents, two brothers, William Carlisle and Coleman Carlisle, preceded her in death.

No public services are scheduled.

Ponder Funeral Home of Sikeston is in charge of arrangements.