|Birth: ||Aug. 9, 1913|
|Death: ||Feb. 4, 2007|
Lelvis H. Hicks
SHREVEPORT, LA - Lelvis H. Hicks, 93, passed away on Feb. 4, 2007, following a short illness. Mr. Hicks was born on August 9, 1913, in Converse, La. To M.M & Linnie Hicks. He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. Mr. Hicks' visitation will be held at Rose Neath South on Tuesday, Feb.6th from 5-7pm, and the funeral will be Wednesday, Feb 7th at 9:30am. Officiating will be Rev. Step Martin. Interment will follow at Forest Park Cemetery on St. Vincent Ave. Family will accept family & friends following the burial at the Woodridge Fellowship Hall on Bert Kouns for lunch.
Preceding him in death was his wife, Marcile Hicks, his sister, Lola "Sis" Hicks, his brother R.T. Hicks. He is survived by his sons Charles E Hicks and Darlena of Stonewall, Barry Hicks and Linda of Bonner, Montana, Tommy Hicks and Denise of Shreveport, and one daughter Fran Phillips and Mike of Benton, He also has 11 grandchildren, and 23 great-grandchildren.
At an early age he moved to El Dorado, Ark where he worked with the family business, Worsham Wholesale. Mr. Hicks moved his family to Shreveport where he was a long time grocer in the Cedar Grove area, Hicks Grocery.
Pallbearers will be Randy Hicks, Kenny Phillips, Russell Hicks, Gary Hicks, Craig Eizel, Carl Hicks, Casey Hicks and Jacob Hicks. Honorary Pallbearers will be Jason Whitman, Ryan Hicks, Joseph Hicks, Martin Hicks, and Cody Simmons.
Mr. Hicks was a very loved man by all his grandchildren and all who knew him. He was a long time member of Calvary Baptist Church.
Published in Shreveport Times on February 6, 2007
Forest Park East Cemetery
Plot: GARDEN SECTION 31 149N1/2
Created by: Barry Holland
Record added: Sep 17, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 117208674