|Birth: ||Nov. 4, 1959|
|Death: ||Oct. 7, 2010|
Wendell Lee "Sonny" Hicks, Jr, 50, of Goldsmith was called home on October 7, 2010 at his residence in Goldsmith. He was born on Wednesday, November 4, 1959 to Wendell Lee Hicks, Sr. and Millie Ruth Netherly in Monroe, LA. He married Cassie Riggen on October 14, 1996 in Odessa.
Wendell was a wonderful father to Michael Lee Hicks, Neil Allen Riggen and Jeffrey Ben Riggen. He was also a wonderful grumpy to all five of his grandsons. Wendell was a wonderful companion to his wife, Cassie Hicks.
He was preceded in death by his father: Wendell Lee Hicks, Sr.
Those left behind to cherish his memory include his wife: Cassie Hicks of Odessa; mother: Millie Hicks of Yulee, FL; son: Michael Lee Hicks and wife, Heather, and grandson: Blake Hicks, all of Kansas City, MO; son: Neil Riggen and wife, Tessa, and grandsons: Frankie and Jaxson Riggen, all of Gardendale; son: Jeffrey Riggen and wife, April, and grandsons: Jayden and Kyle Riggen, all of Goldsmith; brother: James Hicks and wife, Rhonda, and nephew, Jeremy Hicks, all of Odessa; sister: Julie Tucker and husband, Richard, and nephew, Jesse Tucker, all of Yulee, FL; sister: Linda Ann Moreno-Torres and husband, Frank, and children, Frankie, Johnny, Alexis, and Peter, all of Florida; mother-in-law: Vera Hunter of Odessa; and father-in-law: Doyle Hamilton and wife, Carol, of Llano, TX.
Memorial services will be 7:00 pm Tuesday, October 12, 2010 with military honors at Acres West Funeral Chapel, officiated by Brother Roy Jones. Arrangements are entrusted to Acres West Funeral Chapel. Online condolences may be sent at acreswestfuneral.com.
Wendell Lee Hicks (1932 - 1991)
Created by: Leon Johnston
Record added: Mar 26, 2012
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