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Viva Gay Vickers
Viva Vickers






Mrs. Viva Gay Vickers, 70, of Liberty, TN died Saturday, February 18, 2017.


She was born March 8, 1937, in Cannon County, TN, was a retired employee of the DeKalb County School District and member of Sycamore Baptist Church.


Mrs. Vickers was preceded in death by parents, Dewey and Hattie White Prater; husband, Thomas Harold Vickers; sisters, Bell Prater, Christine Prater Davis, Ola Lorene (Tommy) Robinson, and Gladys (Jack) Page; and brothers, James, Billy and Paul Prater.


Survivors include son, Tony (Shelia) Vickers; daughter, Tonya Silcox, sisters, Pauline Lance, Joyce Reed, Marie Melton, and Lois Davis; brother, Hubert Prater; sister-in-law, June Prater; grandchildren, Thomas Dalton (Cheyenne) Silcox, Harlli Whyte Silcox, Logan Vickers, Emily Vickers, and Olivia Vickers; one great-granddaughter, Addison Silcox.


Funeral services will be 11 a.m., Saturday, February 25, 2017 at Sycamore Baptist Church, Gassaway, TN with Bro. Michael Hale officiating. Interment will follow in the Sycamore Baptist Church Cemetery.


The Vickers family will receive friends Friday, February 24, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the DeKalb Funeral Chapel and again Saturday from 9 a.m. until 11 a.m. at Sycamore Baptist Church.




DeKalb Funeral Chapel, Smithville, TN was in charge of the arrangements.






Smithville, TN


February 22, 2017