Viola Mae Sisco was born May 8, 1924 near Soper to Louis Valentine and Ruth Pennington. She joined her beloved Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on January 2, 2012 in Cypress, TX., at the age of 87. In 1940, Viola married Charlie Edward Sisco and had 7 children. In 1985, Viola moved to Houston, TX., to make her home with her loving and devoted daughter Debra, who diligently cared for her until her passing. Viola enjoyed quilting, gardening, painting, playing piano, fishing and sewing. She had a deep and personal relationship with God and her faith was a living testament to friends and family. Viola was preceded in death by her parents: Louis Valentine and Ruth Pennington; husband: Charlie Edward Sisco; and infant daughter: Susan Carol. She is survived by three daughters: Ella Sisco of Houston, TX., Mary Smith of Wichita, KS., and Debra Carter & husband Randy of Houston, TX.; three sons: Carl Sisco of King of Prussia, PA., Lewis Sisco & wife Liz of Montpelier, OH., and David Sisco & wife Anita of Wichita, KS.; fifteen grandchildren; eighteen great-grandchildren; and four great great-grandchildren; as well as many other relatives and friends. Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Thursday, January 5, 2012 at Antlers City Cemetery with Reverend Otis Cayton officiating. Music will include “Where The Roses Never Fade”, “Uncloudy Day”, & “Oh I Want To See Him”. Interment will follow. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral services conducted by Mills & Coffey Funeral Home of Antlers