Shawnee-News-Star, , The
Shawnee, Pottawatomie county, Oklahoma
January 6, 1959
Hicks' rites pending
John H. Hicks, 76, of 902 North Lousia,
died at 6:55 p.m. Monday in a local resthome.
Gaskill's funeral home will announce
services. Burial will be in
Mr. Hicks retired six years ago after 35
years as an employee of the Rock Island railway. Born in Wayne
county, Missouri, he came to Shawnee in 1906. He was a member of
Trinity Baptist church.
Surviving are his wife, Ethel of the
home; a step-daughter, Mrs. Wendell Stagg of route 5 Shawnee; a
step-son, W.O. Hicks of Los Angeles, California; a foster
daughter, Mrs. Ted Hammons of 418 West Tenth; a foster son,
Glenwood Kelley of Sacramento, California; a sister, Mrs. Nannie
Scott of Chicago, Illinois; and four grandchildren
Complied and transcribed by Marti Graham, 2009.