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  • Visitation:  5-8 p.m.  Wednesday
  • No funeral service will be held.

Dollie Mae Sisson, age 81, of Greenville, passed away early Sunday morning, Jan. 11, 2009 at Spectrum Health United Memorial-United Hospital, Greenville. The daughter of George & Lona (Baird) Hall, she was born on Sept. 27, 1927 in Greenville.

Dollie had worked for Meijer at the earlier stores. . the original barbershop store and the Quanset Hut store. On Oct. 12, 1946, in Greenville, she married Clyde G. Sisson and together they raised two children. A devoted wife and mother, Dollie delighted in baking for her family and also enjoyed reading, sewing, crocheting, and gardening.

Surviving are her husband of 62 years, Clyde Sisson; two children, Robert Sisson, and Peg Spears, all of Greenville; six grandchildren, Carol & Dan Wingeier of North Carolina, Robin & Mike Hewitt of St. Louis, Missouri, Michael & Heidi Spears of Greenville, Shannon & Geoff Hewitt of Jefferson City, Missouri, Charlene Sisson, and Robert II & Kellie Sisson, all of Greenville; nine great grandchildren, Amanda, Jessica, and Alex Wingeier , Robert, Megan, and Brandon Hewitt, Matthew and Joshua Hewitt, and Adrianne Sisson; a sister, Maxine Sisson of Fenwick; a sister-in-law, Doris Hall of Greenville; and many nieces and nephews.

Visitation is from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday at the Brown-Teman & Christiansen Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 511 S. Franklin Street, Greenville.  Honoring Dollies wishes, no funeral services will be held and burial will take place privately at Rest Haven Memory Gardens, Belding.

Instead of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to either the Spectrum Health United Memorial Foundation or the Flat River Community Library.  Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. To send a message of sympathy to the family, sign Dollies online guest book, or to share a favorite memory, please click the “Sign Guest Book” link above.


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  1. Anonymous on January 11, 2009 at 12:00 am


    02/01/2009 –

    Dawn Edsall

    Dear Uncle Clyde My thoughts and prayers are with you always. Aunt Dollie was a very special lady and will be missed deeply. God bless and keep you. Dawn Cork and Jerrod Edsall

    01/21/2009 –

    Janet Shy Campbell

    I just want you to know that my thoughts are with you through this time.

    01/12/2009 –

    Barb & Kirk Perry

    Dear Peg, Though we haven’t seen you or your mom in many years, we have good memories of her. You’re in our thoughts and prayers- Love, Barb & Kirk Perry

    01/12/2009 –

    Cindy Hansen

    Peg and Heidi, Sorry to hear about your loss. Dollie was a very nice lady, she was always so kind when she came into my office. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

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