Oliver Funeral Home of Winona, Inc.
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James Earle Hicks
(June 9, 1935 - November 22, 2018)
Funeral services for Mr. James Earle Hicks of Vaiden will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, November 26, in the Oliver Funeral Home
Chapel, with burial following in Hebron Cemetery near Vaiden. Rev. Bobby Palmertree will officiate the services. Serving as pallbearers
will be Bradley Ray Sanders, Johnny Burrell, Joe Joe Mann, Bobby Brown, Cole McCorkle, and Keith McCorkle
Visitation will be at the funeral home on Monday, from 10:00 a.m. until service time.
Mr. Hicks, 83, died at the Martha Jo Leslie State Veterans Home in Kosciusko on Thursday, November 22. He was born in Manila,
Arkansas, on June 9, 1935, to Virgil and Margarite Vaughn Hicks. Mr. Hicks was a retired mechanic and a U.S. Army veteran. He was a
member of the Church of Christ. He was preceded in death by his parents; children, Joe Wayne and Josie Hicks; one sister; and four
Survivors include his wife, Marie Hicks of Vaiden; daughters, Donna Palmertree Lewis (Bobby Ray) of Terry and Peggy Ann Lauersdorf of
Alexandria, Louisiana; sons, Rev. Bobby Palmertree (Janice) of Winona and Jimmy Hicks of Houston, Texas; sister, Judith Mayatte of
Greenville; three brothers, Raymond Hicks of Greenville, Bob Hicks of Senatobia, and Gene Hicks of Brandon; and a number of
grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517; or online at
Monday, Nov. 26 10 - 11 am
Oliver Funeral Home
Monday, Nov. 26 11 am
|June 9, 1935
November 22, 2018
|Marie and family: Marie we are so very sorry for your loss. What a sad Thanksgiving for you. If there is anything we
can do please let us know. We are keeping you and your family in our prayers during the difficult days ahead. Love in