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Velma Ilene Lyon Hicks
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Birth: Oct. 15, 1917
Story County
Iowa, USA
Death: Nov. 7, 2009
Story County
Iowa, USA

Velma Ilene Lyon Hicks
Oct. 15, 1917-Nov. 7, 2009

Published: Tuesday, November 10, 2009

Velma Ilene Lyon Hicks, 92, of Ames, died Saturday, Nov. 7, 2009, at Riverside Manor in Ames. Services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 11, at Ames Municipal Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 10, at Adams Funeral Home.

Velma Ilene Lyon Hicks was born Oct. 15, 1917, in Nevada, to Roy D. and Minnie E. (Mills) Lyon. She attended Seventh Day Adventist Church School and Nevada High School. On Sept. 13, 1933, she married Clyde Hicks in Colo, and lived in Ames the rest of her life. She was art coordinator at Collegiate Manufacturing Company for 20 years, retiring in November 1988.

Survivors include her daughter, Shirley Killam, of Ames; daughter-in-law, Mary Hicks (Jack Vas), of Ames; grandchildren, Tim (Ouna) Killam IV, of Gilbert, Jeff (fiancée Barb Kirk) Killam, of Knoxville, Jimmie Hicks, of Omaha, Neb., and Linda (Henry) Hannusch, of Roland; 11 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by husband, Clyde in 1975; son, Jimmie in 1995; mother, Minnie Lyon in 1977; father, Roy Lyon in 1969; and son-in-law, Tim Killam III in 2009.
Family links: 
  Clyde Hicks (1914 - 1975)*
  Shirley Ann Hicks Killam (1936 - 2016)*
*Calculated relationship
Ames Municipal Cemetery
Story County
Iowa, USA
Created by: T`Anna
Record added: Nov 11, 2009
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Velma Ilene <i>Lyon</i> Hicks
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