ROCK FALLS – Charles D. Hicks, 75, of Rock Falls, died Sunday, Sept. 10, 2017, at his home. He was employed at Raynor for 29 years.
Charles was born July 20, 1942, in Crab Orchard, West Virginia, the son of Thomas and Eva (Crawford) Hicks. He married Kathleen Downey on June 6, 1964, in Rock Falls.
Survivors include his wife of Rock Falls; one daughter, Kim (Randy) Bellows of Rock Falls; one son, David (Kim) Hicks of Rock Falls; two sisters, Barbara Clapp of Marseilles and Irene Richardson of DeKalb; one
brother, John Hicks of Rock Falls; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, James Hicks and Tom Hicks; and three sisters, Ruth Richardson, Alice Hicks, and Deloma Lane.
Graveside services, upon his request, will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Oak Knoll Memorial Park in Sterling, with Pastor Dalmus Meeks officiating.
A memorial has been established.
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