He was faithful in attendance at Everlasting Gospel Tabernacle and was a former member of Blue Springs Church of God, where he attended for many years. He was a 1957 graduate of Bradley Central High School.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Rhotan and Grace Hodgson Hicks; sisters: Alice Hardin and Ruth Hicks; and brother, Charles Hicks.
Survivors include his sister, Freda Whitted and husband, Dave, of Cleveland; niece, Amy Lawson and husband, Keith, of Cleveland; nephew, James Hardin and wife, Mickey, of Calhoun; and several great-nieces and nephews.
A service will be held at 2:30 p.m. today, March 2, 2014, in the chapel of Fike Funeral Home with Pastor Johnny Staton officiating.
Interment will follow in Mount Carmel Cemetery with a white dove release ceremony concluding the service.
The family will receive friends from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. today at the funeral home prior to the service.
The family suggests that memorials be made to, Everlasting Gospel Tabernacle, 2104 Blue Springs Road S.W., Cleveland, TN 37311.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Hicks family guest book at fikefh.com.