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Frances Madie Hicks (06-25-2015)
Photo of Frances Madie HicksFuneral services for
Frances Madie Hicks, 91,
were held at 10 a.m. on
Saturday, June 20, 2015,
at Farrar Funeral Home
in Farmerville with Rev.
Glyn Nale and Rev. Kurt
Auger officiating. Burial
followed in Bird’s Chapel
Methodist Church
Cemetery.
Mrs. Hicks died on
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
at Arbor Lake Nursing
Home after a lengthy
illness.
A lifelong native of
Union Parish, she was a member of Bird’s Chapel
Methodist Church. She loved to sew, bake, garden, do
ceramics and crochet. She won several awards for her
ceramics and crochet. Mrs. Hicks was a member of the
Order of the Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by: Her mother, Clara
Lockwood; father, Wesley Lockwood; husbands –
DeeLee Nale, Dale Cole and James Hicks; a brother,
Elmer Lockwood and sisters – Cecile Viles and Eugene
Orton.
Survivors include: Five daughters – Imogene Green
and husband Gary of Sterlington, Florene Aycock and
husband Benny of Junction City, Beth McDougal of
Marion, Nena Hendry of Truxno and Bertie Abercrombie
of Truxno; three sons – Billy Nale and wife Loretta
of Leesville, Dodson Nale and wife Pam of Old Union,
Ark. and James Peyton Nale and wife Karen of Collinston;
a brother, J.H. Lockwood of Bastrop; a sister,
Marene Delaney of Victoria, Texas; 14 grandchildren,
22 great grandchildren, three great, great grandchildren;
as well as numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers were Brad Nale, Stefan Green, Shane
Abercrombie, Wes Aycock, Greg Aycock, and Reggie
McDougal. Honorary pallbearers were Mickey Nale
and Nicholas Turner.
The family would like to extend our personal appreciation
for the loving care that Leanne, Shelly and Tina
gave to Mrs. Hicks during her residency at Arbor Lake
and the staff of Union General Hospital and Doctor Unkel
during her hospitalization.
Visitation was Friday at Farrar Funeral Home.
Online messages may be left at farrarfuneralhomeonline.
com.