The Greenwood Commonwealth
Oct 5, 2001
VAIDEN - Services for Robert Lee "Bob"
Pickens, 80, of Vaiden, who died of congestive heart
failure Thursday, Oct. 3, 2001, at Tyler Holmes
Hospital, will be at noon Sunday at Roberts & Sons
Mortuary in Winona.
Mr. Pickens was a retired laborer.
He is survived by his wife, Eloise Pickens of Vaiden;
two sons, Richard Pickens of Chicago and John Robert
Pickens of Clarksville, Tenn.; three daughters, Louise
Horton and Ella B. Steele, both of Chicago, and Betty
Duren of Yazoo City; and three brothers, Rudolph Pickens
and John Pickens, both of Chicago, and Walter
"Fess" Pickens of Vaiden.
Visitation will be from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday at
the mortuary. Elder Claude Horton will officiate at the