She was born April 29, 1919, the daughter of Samuel and Monnie Kelley Dean in Creal Springs.
She was united in marriage to Carroll Sisk on Sept. 27, 1972, in Mound City. He preceded her in death on Feb. 28, 2000.
She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. She loved square dancing, clogging and watching her grandsons, Lucas and Adam, in all their sports activities. Special occasions and holidays were all extra special at grannie’s. She was an excellent cook.
She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Emma (Max) Hook; two grandsons, Lucas (Katie) Hook and Adam (Julie) Hook; and five great grandchildren, Seth, Ethan, Chloe, Molly and Josie.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and an infant daughter, Ruth Ann.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at 1 p.m. at Bailey Funeral Home in Vienna. Pastor Alan Milligan officiated. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, near Buncombe.
Visitation will be conducted from 11 s.m. – 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to the Hillview Health Care Center, 512 North 11th St., Vienna, Illinois 62995.
To share a memory of Veral or to leave an online message of condolence for her family, please visitwww.baileyfh.com.