Ambrose Jorden Hickman
Ambrose Jorden Hickman
  • November 19, 1925 - September 13, 2016
  • Gravette, Arkansas

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Former Durango resident, Ambrose Hickman, passed away peacefully on September 13, 2016 in Gravette, Arkansas. Ambrose was born on November 19, 1925 in Roswell, New Mexico to John and Leesee Hickman. He married Elvena Haga on October 20, 1945 in Fort Sumner, New Mexico and together they raised three children. Ambrose worked for the REA in Bayfield, Colorado for many years before working for the City of Durango in Colorado. After retirement in 1996, the Hickman's moved to Fort Sumner, New Mexico then on to Gravette, Arkansas.
Ambrose was proceeded in death by his parents, 10 siblings, his wife in 2013 and grandson, Wesley Hickman in 2016. He is survived his brother, Ira Hickman, son, Gerald (Vicki) Hickman, of Durango, Colorado; daughters, Pauletta (Jim) Van Horn of Gravette, Arkansas and Lavina (Tim) Meador of Hesperus, Colorado. He is also survived five grandchildren, 14 great grandchildren and five great-great grandchildren. Burial will be in Gravette, Arkansas.