Numan Eugene "Gene" Sisco, 90, of North Little Rock, died Sunday, April 21, 2013. He was born in Delmar, on Aug. 15, 1922.

He was a Navy Veteran, serving in World War II. He retired from Timex in 1989 after 25 years of service. He was a member of Levy United Methodist Church where he served as President of the Disciples Class for many years.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Bryan and Francis Sisco; sister, Katherine Sisco-Hood; sons-in-law, Steve Thompson and John Stanton.

Survivors include his childhood sweetheart and loving wife of 68 years, Irma Lea Allred Sisco; daughters, Helen Stanton of Conway and Jeannie Thompson and Joe Benight of Sheridan; grandchildren, Mandy Stanton, John Eric Stanton and wife Erin, Dustin Thompson and Jessica Thompson; great-grandchildren, Briley Thompson, John Brayden Stanton and Keelan Stanton.

A funeral was held Wednesday April 24 at Levy United Methodist Church. Burial was in Edgewood Memorial Park Cemetery in North Little Rock.

The family requests memorials be made to Levy United Methodist Church, 701 W. 47th St., North Little Rock, AR 72118.

Pallbearers were Dustin Thompson, John Eric Stanton, Bobby Balentine, Mark Peterson, Cliff Sipple, Len Sisco, Roger Stanton and Tony Thompson.

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