Sybil J. Olive, 74, of Mountain Home, formerly of Paragould, died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2003, at Baxter Regional Medical Center. Born in Ava, Mo., she and her husband operated a grocery store in Paragould for 15 years. She also was employed by the Ed White Shoe Factory in Paragould and worked at Lincoln Manufacturing in Jonesboro for 22 years. She was a member of the Seventh and Mueller Church of Christ.
Survivors include a son, Dean Olive of Leachville; a daughter, Judy Page of Mountain Home; four grandchildren, Katie Olive of Leachville, Michelle Harris and Christopher Page, both of Mountain Home, and Jennifer Buck of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; and five great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Olan Olive, and her parents, Archie and Mary Katherine Heatherly.
The funeral was held at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at Heath Funeral Home's Colonial chapel in Paragould. Art Smith and Maurice Hurd officiated. Burial was in Shiloh Cemetgery.