Mildred Sirmon, 86, of Dermott, passed away on January 31, 2015 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village.

She worked in the real estate and property management business and loved to garden and grow flowers.

Mrs. Sirmon was born on August 16, 1928 at Montrose and was the daughter of the late Edgar Lee and Annie Ruth Kilebrew Collins. She grew up in Montrose and lived in Arkansas City and McGehee before moving to Dermott 13 years ago.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Sirmon and her daughter, Dorothy Lee Burns.

Survivors include her sons, Billy Joe Cotton of Crossett, Charles Wayne Capps of Carysville, Florida, and Carroll Wayne Sirmon of McGehee; her daughters, Linda Ruth Shehan of Dermott and Mona Lisa Averett of Dermott; and 12 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Arrangements made by Griffin-Culpepper Funeral Service of McGehee.