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Sue K. Hicks
Birth: Dec. 12, 1895
Madisonville
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 17, 1980
Sweetwater
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA

Lawyer, Folk Figure. He was well-known for his role as an assistant attorney to William Jennings Bryan during the famed "Scopes" trial of 1925. Mr. Hicks was also part of the orignial group of Dayton Tennessee businessmen who decided to put their small town on the map by arresting and charging John Scopes with breaking the newly passed law on evolution. Also, unknown to most people, the song by Johnny Cash, "A Boy Named Sue," was inspired by Hicks name, who was named after his mother. (bio by: Dean Wilson) 
 
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  Reba B. Bradley Hicks (1910 - 2000)
 
Burial:
Haven Hill Memorial Gardens
Madisonville
Monroe County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: 10-B Christus Garden
 
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Originally Created by: Dean Wilson
Record added: Nov 01, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 8051675
Sue K. Hicks
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