Mary Bell Sisk

Born: Tue., Sep. 21, 1926
Died: Wed., Jul. 8, 2009

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Mary Florence Bell Sisk, age 82, of Greensboro, Georgia, died Wednesday, July 8, 2009. Mrs. Sisk was born on September 21, 1926 in Rochelle, GA to the late William Wiley Bell and Florence Brown Bell, but had been a resident of Greene County most of her life. Mary graduated from Rochell Consolidated High School and attended GSCW in Milledgeville. She married Edgar Alexander Sisk, Sr on Jan. 2, 1949. She was a homemaker and helped her husband in his work as his bookkeeper. As long as health permitted she was a faithful member of First United Methodist Church of Greensboro. For a number of years she had made her home at Greene Point Health Care Center in Union Point.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Alexander Sisk, Sr. in May of 1982; and siblings, William Bell Jr., Margaret Bell Wilder, Jane Bell Davis. Survivors include a daughter Mary Sisk Brenner and husband Eliot of Annandale, VA; two sons, Edgar Alexander "Alex" Sisk, Jr. and wife Barbara of Covington, GA and Richard Kyle Sisk and wife Anu of Lawrenceville, GA; a brother, John Loam Bell of Bonaire, GA; three grandchildren, Julie Brenner, Kimberly Sisk and Anika Sisk; and other relatives and friends.

Graveside Services will be held on Saturday, July 11, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. at Greensboro City Cemetery with Rev. Ira McKeever officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m. Friday night at the funeral home. McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA, (706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.

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Janice Campbell
   Posted Fri July 10, 2009
Mary,Alex,Kyle&family, Our thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family during this difficult time.Mother, Elaine and I were always so fond of "Miss Mary". I remember her coming to mother's beauty salon,"The Elite Beauty Salon" and mother fixing her hair every week. May you all find comfort in the days ahead. Sincerely, Janice Campbell, Elaine Carpenter Mattie McElveen

JACK NEWTON
   Posted Sat July 11, 2009
TO THE SISK FAMILY SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT THE PASSING OF YOUR MOTHER. SHE WAS ALWAYS SUCH A GREAT AND KIND LADY. MY THOUGHTS ARE WITH ALL OF YOU AT THIS TIME. JACK NEWTON

Percy & June Meeks
   Posted Sat July 11, 2009
John Loam- Others in the family will not remember us, but the memories we have of the Bell and Nipper families are precious to us. Just want you to know we are thinking of you.

Judy Satterfield Nichols
   Posted Mon July 13, 2009
Mary, Alex, Kyle, So sorry to hear about "Mrs. Mary". Judy Satterfield Nichols

Mary Ruth Brown
   Posted Tue July 14, 2009
Alex and Barbara, I was so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you at this time.

terry parker
   Posted Fri July 17, 2009
Iam sorry to hear of your family's loss. I lived in Greensboro many years ago and went to school with Mary, but moved away in the ninth grade. Please tell Mary I said hello.