Sykes, Ronald Lewis Ronald Lewis Sykes, of Carrollton, TX formerly of New Orleans, LA died Monday, March 17, 2014 at the age of 62 after a lengthy illness. He was preceded in death by his parents, Herman and Billie Lou (Evans) Sykes. He is survived by his loving spouse, Patricia (Juge) Sykes, two children, Stacy Rose (Timothy) and Jonathan Sykes (Debra); grandchildren, Elizabeth and Matthew Rose; Ashleigh and Madelyn Sykes; sister Diane Peters (Raymond); and several his nieces and nephews. Ron was an engineering graduate of Louisiana State University
and a proud Veteran of the Vietnam War
. His career with Halliburton Services spanned Louisiana, Oklahoma, and Texas. A long time member of First Baptist Church Carrollton, Ron cherished his church family. Visitation is Monday, March 24 from 6-8PM at FBC Carrollton. Funeral service is 10:30AM Tuesday, March 25 at FBC Carrollton with burial at 2PM at DFW National Cemetery Lane A. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wayne & Theresa Allen dowment Fund of First Baptist Carrollton, The Sports & Recreation Ministry of First Baptist Carrollton, or the Ron Sykes Memorial Fund at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society.