Bennie Franklin Hicks, 77, a lifelong resident of Cleveland went to be with his Heavenly Father on Saturday night, Aug. 2, 2014, at his home surrounded by his family and friends.
A celebration of his life is planned for Tuesday night, Aug. 5, 2014, at 7 p.m. at Samples Memorial Baptist Church, 371 Samples Chapel Road in Cleveland with the Rev. Jerry Campbell and the Rev. Mark Cameron officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until the 7 p.m. service time.
The interment and committal service will take place on Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at 11 a.m. in the Union Baptist Church Cemetery.
A complete obituary is forthcoming and will be published by Companion Funeral Home.