|Birth: ||Feb. 5, 1919|
|Death: ||Feb. 18, 2008|
Doyle Q. Hicks, 89, of Waco, passed away Monday, February 18, 2008, at a local nursing home. A private burial took place in Waco Memorial Park. His memorial service will be at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, February 23, at First Presbyterian Church with the Rev. Jimmie Johnson officiating.
Doyle Quintin was born in Paris, Texas, to the late James William Hicks and Maudie Maybell (Freeland) Hicks. He served as a Captain in the U.S. Air Force in the Aleutian Islands. Doyle married his sweetheart, Elizabeth Jean Smith, on December 22, 1965. He worked for Prudential in the 60s and later worked in sales and management for Electrolux. At one time he owned several convenience stores and laundromats in the Lacy Lakeview area. He was an active member at First Presbyterian Church and served them as a past deacon as well.
He was preceded in death by an infant sister, Marie; and brother, Ted Hicks.
Those left behind to cherish his memory are wife, Elizabeth "Betty" Hicks, of Waco; son, Jeff Hicks, of Bentonville, Ark.; daughters: Carol Jean Terry and husband, Bill, of Bonham, Texas, Jan Hicks, of Valdosta, Ga., and Lesley Bruce and husband, Tom Hamilton, of Lorena; grandchildren: Daniel Aaron and Anna Terry, Wendy Watts and Amy Gray, James Jeffrey "J.J." Watson and Austin Hicks, Andy Bruce and Kelli Bruce Rogers; six great-grandchildren; sisters, Irlene Crutchfield and Geri Merritt, of Paris, Texas; and many nieces and nephews.
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James William Hicks (1893 - 1986)
Maude Maybelle Freeland Hicks (1894 - 1992)
Elizabeth Jean Smith Hicks (1925 - 2017)*
Viola Marie Hicks (1915 - 1917)*
Ellery Theodore Hicks (1917 - 2007)*
Doyle Quintin Hicks (1919 - 2008)
Geraldine Hicks Merritt (1925 - 2011)*
Waco Memorial Park
Plot: Section Q, Lot 135
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Feb 19, 2008
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Remembering you on this Memorial Weekend 2014|
Added: May. 24, 2014
We thank you for your service to our country.(Note: No service marker has been placed on the granite base as of Dec. 15, 2013)|
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