Clyde Henry Dykes
January 27 1942 - February 01 2016 - Age 74

Graveside services for Clyde Henry Dykes, age 74, of Bonham, TX will be at 11:00 AM on Saturday, February 6, 2016 at Oakwood Cemetery. Rev. Gene Owens will officiate. Mr. Dykes passed away on Monday, February 1, 2016 at his home.

Clyde Henry Dykes was born on January 27, 1942 in Honey Grove, TX to Thomas Andrew and Veda (Durham) Dykes. He honorably served on the USS Hancock (CVA-19) in the United States Navy. He first retired from Earnest and Julio Gallo Winery in Modesto, CA; after working as a tractor operator for the Bonham VA for 22 years, he retired and then volunteered his services for another 7 years.

He is survived by daughter, Vicky Lynne McCarty and husband Matthew of Telephone, TX; son, Allen Ray Dykes of Bonham, TX; daughter, Lisa Van Vuren of Santa Rosa, CA; grandchildren, Andrew Dykes, Ashley Aguilar, Katelyn Chaimson, Johnnie Leon McDonald, II, and Cortney Higle; and 6 great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by parents, daughter, Angela Kay Bayers; grandson, Devin Thomas McDonald, brothers, Bobby Gerald Dykes, and Allen Andrew Dykes, and sister, Betty Johnson.

Family visitation will be on Friday, February 5, 2016 at Cooper-Sorrells Funeral Home Bonham, TX from 6-8 PM.

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