Richard Burton Hicks
Richard Burton Hicks
  • December 12, 1935 - June 19, 2017
  • Atlanta, Georgia

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Mr. Richard B. Hicks Sr. died peacefully in bed on the 19th of June 2017 in Atlanta, GA at the age of 81.

Richard B. Hicks Sr. is survived by his Wife- Alta Hicks of Atlanta, GA, Daughters- Annette Akers of Sylvester, GA, Gwen Seagle, Kim Hicks, and Son- Burt Hicks, of Atlanta, GA. He leaves behind 7 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Richard was born on December 12, 1935 in Atlanta, GA to William Burton Hicks and Johnnie Pearl Hicks. He graduated from Druid Hills High School in 1954. He married Alta Kimbell Hicks in 1955. Richard worked for Ford Motor Company for 34 years.

Friends and family are welcome for the visitation on Tuesday, June 20th from 6-8PM at H. M. Patterson & Son Oglethorpe Hill. A service is scheduled for 1PM on Wednesday, June 21st, 2017 in the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Reverend J.B. Brown will officiate the ceremony. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Richard B. Hicks’ life.