GLEN ROSE Edna Mae Aikman, 90, passed away Monday, April 28, 2008, in Glen Rose.

Graveside services were held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, May 1, 2008, at the Country Oaks Cemetery in Hico with Rev. George Seivers officiating.

Mrs. Aikman was born July 31, 1917, in Braggs, Okla., to Simon Pierce and Letha Whitehouse Pierce. On Sept. 19, 1938, she married Melvin Ivy Aikman in Rosebud.

They made their home in Hico, until his death July 3, 1988. She was a member of the United Pentecostal Church. Preceding her in death were her parents and one brother, Monta Pierce.

Survivors include sons, Carroll and wife, Jamie, of Meridian, Lloyd and wife, Judy, of Longview, Janson and wife, Billie, of Stephenville, Jerry and wife, Joann, of Dublin, Oannie and wife, Janett, of Glen Rose, Lonnie and wife, Mildred, of Glen Rose, and Elton of Dublin; grandsons, Timothy Aikman of Cleburne, Brandon Aikman of Dallas, Chad Aikman of Hager Hill, Ky., Jerry Aikman, Jr. of Dublin, Matthew Aikman of Hico, Nathaniel Aikman of Cleburne, and Nolan Aikman of Dublin; granddaughters, Shelly Aikman of Meridian, Clarissa Whiteley of Hico, Cheryl Aikman of Glen Rose, Michelle Moore and Sherry Weaver, both of Red Oak; 18 great-grandchildren; brother, Jesse Pierce of Madison, N.J.; sisters, Faye Sears of Glen Rose, Joyce Barfield of Denton, Mary Liveley Cox of Hico; and many nieces, nephews and extended family.

Published May 8, 2008 Glen Rose Reporter