J.B. Kyker, 89, of Adel, Georgia, and formerly of Hixson, Tennessee, died on Sunday, January 8, 2017. He was born December 30, 1927 to the late O.E. and Bernice Kyker.
Mr. Kyker was a faithful member of Northway Community Church in Valdosta Georgia. Prior to that, Central Baptist Church in Hixson for over 50 years. He served in the United States Army and Marine Reserves and worked as a welder at Combustion Engineering before retiring.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Kyker; daughters and sons-in-law, Deborah and Dale Braswell and Teresa and Ashley Williams of Adel, GA; grandchildren, Justin Williams, Chandler Williams, Kerri Williams, Dan Braswell, Vicky Dillard, Cindy Sirmans, Linda Fausett, and Sara Robertson; brother, Larry Kyker; and sisters, Aileen Denton, Shirley Jackson, Mary Katherine Hale, and Carolyn Poteat.
Funeral services will be held at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 10, at Central Baptist Hixson. Interment will be Wednesday, Jan. 11, at 10 a.m. in the Chattanooga National Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the church from 3-5 p.m. on Tuesday, before the funeral.
Please share your thoughts and memories at www.chattanooganorthchapel.com.