2008-10-02 / Obituaries


Flossie Allene Atchison Hicks, 96, died Sept. 29, 2008 at Jackson Medical Center.

She was born June 15, 1912. She was a native of Salitpa. She was a member of River Hill Baptist Church in Salitpa. She was a retired seamstress at Vanity Fair Mills.

Survivors include one son, Henry Neal (Faye) Hicks, Jackson; one daughter, Shirley (Jack) Robinson, Whatley; four grandchildren; two greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rufus J. Hicks.

The service was Sept. 30 at 11:30 a.m. at River Hill Baptist Church with Revs. Jason Byrd and Henry Creel officiating. Burial was in the River Hill Baptist Church Cemetery. Lathan Funeral Home of Grove Hill directed.

Active pallbearers were David Robinson, Josh Robinson, Kris Hicks, Sonny Hudson, Warren Deas, Mack Henley and Jeff Motes.

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