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Virginia Ruth Hicks Roark
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Birth: Oct. 4, 1905
Garland
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Feb. 19, 1988
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Virginia was the next to the oldest of 7 children born to Hugh Bascom & Ione (Dabney) Hicks. She also had 3 older half sisters whose mother died during child birth of her 4th child, a boy. The whole family lived in Garland, Texas. Virginia was the wife of Odis R. Roark & the mother of Odis Hicks Roark who died of a heart problem 4 days after his birth. Virginia's husband, son, parents, several siblings (Ada & Hugh) and several aunts & uncles are also buried in Mount Calvary Cemetery.

Obituary for Virginia Ruth Hicks Roark:
ROARK, Virginia Hicks. Survived by brothers, Hugh J., John H., & Jack D. Hicks; sisters, Margaret H. Daniel, Katherine H. Taylor, Alma Salmons. Member of Garland Road Church of Christ. Services 3:30 P.M., Saturday, RESTLAND WILDWOOD CHAPEL. Brother Virgil Bentley officiating. Interment Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Dallas.

RESTLAND
Greenville Ave. at Restland Rd.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Hugh Bascom Hicks (1870 - 1948)
  Ione Dabney Hicks (1879 - 1935)
 
 Spouse:
  Odis R. Roark (1903 - 1961)*
 
 Children:
  Odis Hicks Roark (1939 - 1939)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Edna Hicks Little (1894 - 1979)**
  Alma Agnes Hicks Salmons (1896 - 1996)**
  Ada Louise Hicks (1898 - 1987)**
  Henry Robbins Hicks (1903 - 1977)*
  Virginia Ruth Hicks Roark (1905 - 1988)
  Joseph Hugh Hicks (1909 - 1988)*
  Margaret Eliza Hicks Daniel (1911 - 2008)*
  John Haywood Hicks (1912 - 2002)*
  Katherine Day Hicks Taylor (1916 - 2008)*
  Jack Dabney Hicks (1918 - 1994)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Mount Calvary Cemetery
Dallas
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Debbie Cromwell
Record added: Aug 13, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 5037568
Virginia Ruth <i>Hicks</i> Roark
Added by: Debbie Cromwell
 
Virginia Ruth <i>Hicks</i> Roark
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Virginia Ruth <i>Hicks</i> Roark
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