Mary A. Dykes, surrounded by her family and friends passed away at Wellmont Holston Valley Medical Center on Tuesday afternoon (Aug. 11, 2009). The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Carter-Trent Funeral Home, 520 Watauga Street, Kingsport. A funeral service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. A graveside service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at East Lawn Memorial Park. Carter-Trent Funeral Home, Kingsport is serving the Dykes family.