Wayne Hicks, 72, Chillicothe, Missouri, died Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013, at his residence.
Private family graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in Wheeling Cemetery. A family visitation will be held from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Thursday at Lindley Funeral Home, Chillicothe. Friends may call at the funeral home from 12-8 p.m. Thursday.
Memorial to the Wayne Hicks Memorial Fund may be left at or mailed to the funeral home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, Missouri 64601. Online condolences may be made at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com.
Wayne was born March 1, 1941, in Meadville, son of Raymond and Hazel (Harvey) Hicks. He was united in marriage to Jackie Lee on October 8, 1960, in Chillicothe.
Wayne worked as a water operator for Chillicothe Municipal Utilities for 31 years. He also worked as a logger at Chillicothe Lumber.
Survivors include wife, Jackie of the home; four daughters, Carol Wright and Jimmie Scantlin, and Cheryl Dennis and husband, Ronnie, Meadville, Pamela Vogel and husband, Bill, Lineville, Iowa, and Tami Jo Steinbeck and husband, Kris, Linn; nephew, William Lee and wife, Cami, Huntington Beach, Calif.; two brothers, Lawrence Hicks, Brookfield, and Lester Hicks and wife, Doris, Chillicothe; seven grandchildren, Chris Wright and wife, Audrey, Wheeling, Kasie Webb and husband, Chip,Braymer, Kalie Fewins and husband, Clay, Jamesport, Aaron West, Independence, Caleb Dennis, Meadville, and Kristen Steinbeck and Kohl Steinbeck, Linn; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother John Hicks; and one sister Joann Dickson.