A Sendoff Fit For A Queen; In Lieu of Annual Luncheon, Operation Uplift To Host Fundraiser April 30

Mildred Sykes | Facebook Tuesday, April 12, 2016 || By Michael Romain  Mourners packed the 1,200-seat sanctuary of the Second Baptist Church, 436 S. 13th Ave., in Maywood last Saturday to celebrate the life of Mildred Jean Sykes, who died on April 1 at the age of 82. She was simply “Mily” or “Granny” to community members and the countless patrons who frequented the grocery … Continue reading A Sendoff Fit For A Queen; In Lieu of Annual Luncheon, Operation Uplift To Host Fundraiser April 30

Death & Funeral Notice: Mildred Sykes

Saturday, April 2, 2016 || By COMMUNITY EDITOR || Updated: 4/5/16 Mildred Sykes, a beloved Maywood matriarch and longtime proprietor, along with her husband Robert, of Sykes Grocery on the corner of 13th Avenue and Randolph, died Friday, April 1. Funeral arrangements Viewing: Friday, April 8, 3 PM to 7 PM, at Second Baptist Church, 436 S. 13th Ave., Maywood. Homegoing Service: Saturday, April 9, 10 AM to … Continue reading Death & Funeral Notice: Mildred Sykes