Michael Edward Hicks

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Funeral services for Michael E. Sarge Hicks, 51, of Hughes Springs, will be at 10 AM on Monday, May 18, 2009 at South Union Baptist Church in Jenkins with Rev. Chad Thompson and Rev. Jack Yoder officiating. Burial will be at Clark Cemetery in Jenkins under the direction of Reeder-Davis Funeral Home, Inc. Mr. Hicks was born on December 21, 1957 in Bryan, TX and died on Thursday, May 14, 2009 at a Pittsburg hospital. He served 6 years in the US Marine Corp., 2 years in the Army and 12 years in the Coast Guard. He was a member of South Union Baptist Church in Jenkins and worked in maintenance at Hughes Springs ISD. Survivors include his wife of 29 years, Jane Hicks of Daingerfield; one son and daughter-in-law Casey and Tabitha Hicks of Daingerfield; one daughter Nicole Hicks of Daingerfield; his parents Charles and Marilyn Hicks of Daingerfield; one brother and sister-in-law Kenneth and Sheila Hicks of Jacksonville, TX; several nieces and nephews; father and mother-in-law James L. and Mabel Spears of Jacksonville, AR; brothers-in-law Charles L. Spears of North Little Rock and James D. Spears of Jacksonville, AR. He was preceded in death by a sister Malinda Mead. Mr. Hicks will lie in state on Sunday, May 17th and the family will receive friends from 6-8 PM at the funeral home in Hughes Springs.

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  1. I will always remember "Uncle" Mike & how he was always quick to give me a hug or make me laugh… just like when I was little. He was a very sweet man & we'll all miss him very much. We love you!

  2. Mike will be truly missed at Hughes Springs ISD. He was a joy to be around and we loved him dearly. You all are in our thoughts and our prayers.Diane Secretary to PrincipalHughes Springs Elementary

  3. To the Hicks Family,Our hearts and prayers are with each of you at this time.Sue and Wes Ballard

  4. Our love, thoughts, and prayers are with all of you at this most difficult time. May God bless you all.

  5. Our prayers are with you and your family in this trying time. We went to church with Kenneth and family at Jacksonville for a number of years.

  6. Casey & Tab, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family today.Stevie, Stacie & Linda

  7. My heart goes out to you in the loss of Michael. Always a larger than life itself presence,he will leave a big void here. Mike was the one person you knew with no doubt would be there if you ever needed anything, a helping hand, a big laugh, or just a friendly face. He will be missed.

  8. to marylin and charlesMy condolences in the loss of your son. Ilost my husband Lum April 08. I live in Baton Rouge LA now with my son and his wife. I miss all my friends from south Union.May God Bless, Jo Edwards

  9. We were so sorry to hear about Mike's passing. Nancy and I have been thinking of your entire family during this incredibly difficult time and praying that the Lord gives you strength. It's been so long since I have seen Mike, but I will always remember his nickname "Mustard Mike" for his famous mustard sandwiches he used to eat. God bless you all!

  10. Jane,Mike was my bud and I will miss him greatly.I have you in my prayers and if you need any thing just call. Laurie

  11. Please find some solace by the goodness of your son, and how Our Lord trusts your faith in Him at this most painful time.May His comforting promise of a joyful hereafter and the love and prayers of friends help sustain you and soothe the emptiness in your hearts.

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