The family received friends on Tuesday, March 19, 2013, from 6 until 9 p.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home. Funeral services will be today, March 20, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Cordova Freewill Baptist, with burial at Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Jerry White and Adrian Garner will officiate. Collins-Burke Funeral Home will direct.
Sides was preceded in death her father, Vaughn E. "Shorty" Dawkins; mother, Ruby Mae Atkins Dawkins; husband, Aubrey Walton Sides; brothers, Von Luther "Bud" Dawkins, Edward "Ebb" Dawkins and Billy Ray Dawkins; and sisters, Ruby Jean Yessick, Jo Ann Simpson and Bonnie Lou Akins.
She is survived by her daughter, Patricia C. Sanders; son, Larry Walton Sides; sisters, Annie Burnett, Sue Allbritton, Judy Madison and Janice Gosa; brother, Robert Dawkins; grandchildren, Jamie Colvert, Twyla Farley and Benjamin Sanders; and great-grandchildren, Connor Colvert and Aubrey Colvert.