Johnny Ray Sides

Published 12:00 pm Thursday, January 28, 2016

OXFORD β€” Johnny Ray Sides, 52, died Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2016, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-North Mississippi in Oxford. Funeral services will be held on Friday at 1 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church, 3933 Pleasant Hill Road, Ashland, with Bro. Herbert Luther officiating. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be held tonight from 6-8 p.m. at Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. Coleman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Born in Memphis, he enjoyed painting and drawing, racing and antique cars. His favorite cartoon character was the β€œRoadrunner.”

He was preceded in death by his father John Alvis and sister Glenda Sue Houck.

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He is survived by his mother, Mary Sides of Ashland; sisters Joyce Ann Sides of Olive Branch and Debra St. Charles of Little Rock, Arkansas; brothers Michael Hodges of Little Rock, Arkansas and David Hankle of New Jersey.

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